Proper Hand Hygiene

Gloves are not a substitute for hand washing

Always wash your hands before and after wearing gloves.

Steps to Proper Hand Hygiene

Proper Use of Gloves

  1. Always wear gloves when handling ready-to-eat foods
  2. Wash your hands before and after wearing gloves
  3. Change gloves often to prevent cross-contamination

When to Change Gloves

Always change your gloves when:

  • Beginning a new task
  • Gloves become soiled or torn
  • Handling different food groups
  • After breaks or using the restroom
  • After coughing or sneezing