Washing Hands

Clean hands protect against infection

Protect yourself Clean your hands regularly. Wash your hands with soap and water, and dry them thoroughly. Use alcohol-based handrub if you don’t have immediate access to soap and water. How do I wash my hands properly? Washing your hands properly takes about as long as singing "Happy Birthday" twice or use the 25 second timer on this page.

Useful links



https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/healthy-body/best-way-to-wash-your-hands/
https://www.who.int/gpsc/clean_hands_protection/en/