Topic Tag: protection

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 […]

C. Eye Protection

In order to protect the eyes from exposure from splashing, spattering of infectious material, aerosols, chemicals and other potential eye hazards, all DHCP must wear one of the approved forms of eye protection. OSHA and the DBC’s Minimum Standards for Infection Control, eye protection requirements: […]