Safe and Proper Use of Disinfectants to Reduce Viral Surface Contamination in Correctional Facilities
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2021-121
Workers in correctional facilities, as well as incarcerated persons who are assigned to work details, may be exposed to viral pathogens if communal, high-touch surfaces are not properly cleaned and disinfected. This Workplace Solutions document recommends steps to reduce viral surface contamination through safe and proper use of disinfectants.
NIOSH . NIOSH Workplace Solutions: Safe and proper use of disinfectants to reduce viral surface contamination in correctional facilities. By Hughes S, Afanuh S. Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2021‒121. https://doi.org/10.26616/NIOSHPUB2021121
For a plain language fact sheet based on this document, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2023-127/default.html