Our association meetings, governmental seminars and work unit safety meetings have exposed us to the importance of Hand care and cleanliness.

The threat of MRSA, a flesh eating infection demands a review of safe hands.

Keep finger nails trimmed and clean

►Wear proper gloves for each task

►Carry and use hand cleaner and hand sanitizer in tool box and vehicle.

►Wash hands and arms thoroughly at end of work day.

►Look at medical personnel handwashing techniques and follow how they do it.

►Use coconut oil soap to prevent chaffing.

►Keep rubbing alcohol and hydrogen Peroxide for first aid applications to cuts and scapes.