Topic Tag: ppe

E. Contaminated Laundry

Laundry (reusable gowns and towels) that has been soiled with blood or other potentially infectious materials, or may contain sharps must be handled according to Cal/OSHA BBP standards: The employer shall ensure that employees who have contact with contaminated laundry wear heavy duty nitrile gloves […]

A. Gloves

There are several different types of gloves DHCP must use in the DHS. The specific type of glove used depends on the procedure being performed. Gloves are considered medical devised and regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Examination gloves are the most […]