Doffing PPE: Remove Boot Covers
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Guidance on Personal Protective Equipment
Sit in the designated clean chair to take off your boot or shoe covers only.
Once you sit down, be careful not to touch one leg with the other. Then grasp the outside of the boot or shoe cover and pull down toward your ankle. Then, lift the boot or shoe cover over your heel, pull it off your foot and dispose of it correctly. The exact way to remove the boot or shoe covers will vary based on the manufacturer's instructions.
- Page last reviewed: October 29, 2014
- Page last updated: October 29, 2014
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