Prevent the Spread

Be ready for the flu and other infectious diseases in the workplace.

5 healthy hygiene habits to protect against viruses

How to wash your hands

  1. Remove any rings or other jewellery.
  2. Wet and lather your hands and wrists with soap. When using bar soap, set it on a rack to dry after use.
  3. Scrub for 15-20 seconds: palm to palm, between and around fingers, back of each hand, fingertips and under nails.
  4. Rinse thoroughly under running water.
  5. Dry hands with a single use towel or air dryer.
  6. Protect your hands from touching dirty surfaces while in the washroom, and as you leave.

Ten Tips for Employers

Information and updates

Staying home when sick and handwashing are the most effective ways to help slow the spread of a virus.