Personal Protective Equipment
This Section Will Help you Fulfill the Five Freedoms by Preventing Disease Incidence and its Associated Pain, Discomfort and Distress
Why is Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) necessary?
Put on appropriate PPE for the area in which you are working. For Intake room, Observation rooms (a.k.a. Stray hold room, Infection Control Room, Impound), Quarantine and Isolation areas this will include disposable gloves, disposable gown, and protective footwear (e.g. impermeable shoe covers). Goggles and hair protection must be worn for some specific cleaning activities.