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Handle laundry safely. (correctional facilities).
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2013-122, 2013 Jan; :1
Handle laundry safely. Protect yourself. Put wet or soiled laundry in a plastic bag while wearing gloves; Wear gloves while handling all dirty laundry; Wash your hands after removing gloves. How to do laundry. Use the warmest water recommended on detergent and clothing labels; Laundry may not get clean if the washer is packed too full of clothes; Machine dry completely.
Skin-diseases; Skin-disorders; Skin-infections; Infection-control; Infectious-diseases; Microorganisms; Bacteria; Bacterial-disease; Bacterial-infections; Prison-workers; Law-enforcement-workers; Correctional-facilities; Administration; Work-environment; Worker-health; Safety-measures; Safety-practices; Personal-protection; Personal-protective-equipment; Sanitation; Laundering; Gloves; Hand-protection; Surveillance-programs
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2013-122; B20130206
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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