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Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner
 
 

The Proper Use of Sanitary Gloves

IF SANITARY GLOVES ARE WORN WHILE CONDUCTING THE FOLLOWING TASKS THEY MUST BE REMOVED AND DISPOSED OF PRIOR TO HANDLING ANY READY-TO-EAT FOOD:

HANDLING RAW FOODS

HANDLING PACKAGED OR CANNED FOODS

WRITING OR USING A TELEPHONE

ROUTINE MAINTENANCE SUCH AS - CLEANING / SWEEPING / MOPPING GARBAGE / TRASH REMOVAL SERVICING EQUIPMENT

SANITARY GLOVES MUST BE REMOVED AND DISPOSED OF IF YOU:

COUGH / SNEEZE

TOUCH YOUR HAIR OR ANY PART OF YOUR FACE

USE THE REST ROOM

SANITARY GLOVES ARE NOT REUSABLE AFTER THEY ARE TAKEN OFF

HANDS MUST ALWAYS BE THOROUGHLY WASHED PRIOR TO PUTTING ON SANITARY GLOVES

EVEN WITH THE USE OF SANITARY GLOVES PROPER HAND WASHING MUST ALWAYS BE CONSIDERED THE PRIMARY DEFENSE AGAINST FOOD BORNE DISEASE