The human hand has over 840,000 germs
If you don’t wash your hands regularly, you are greatly increasing the risk to you and your family of getting sick.
People touch 300 different surfaces every 30 minutes. As many as 14 people in a row can be contaminated from touching a dirty door handle and you transfer 71% of the cold virus on your hands with a simple handshake. It is estimated that 80% of common diseases are spread by hands. Things from rhinovirus (common cold) to influenza to salmonella to E. coli, along with many other dangerous bacteria and viruses.
Minnesota Department of Health
The Clorox Company
How to maintain hand hygiene
Waikato District Health Board
Check out some food safety essential tips that educate employees and keep patrons healthy and coming back.
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