Hand washing with soap and water

Watch this video on how to correctly wash your hands.

Remove jewellery like watches and bracelets:

  • Step 1: wet your hands and apply enough liquid soap - 1 to 2 applications - to create a good lather
  • Step 2: rub palms together
  • Step 3: rub the back of hands
  • Step 4: Interlink Your Fingers
  • Step 5: cup your fingers
  • Step 6: clean the thumbs
  • Step 7: rub palms with your fingers
  • Step 8: grip and rub the wrists
  • Step 9: rinse soap off thoroughly
  • Step 10: dry hands and wrists with paper towels and dispose into the bin - use foot pedal

Using alcohol hand gel/rub

Should contain at least 60% alcohol and be compliant with EN14476

Remove jewellery like watches and bracelets

This guidance is only for visibly clean hands

Step 1: apply enough product to your hands (1 to 2 applications).
Step 2: rub palms together
Step 3: rub the back of hands
Step 4: interlink your fingers
Step 5: cup your fingers
Step 6: clean the thumbs
Step 7: rub palms with your fingers
Step 8: grip and rub the wrists