How to wash your hands effectively

Implement the right hand washing technique to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Social distancing and hygiene measures remain the best protections against Coronavirus. As people are coming out from lockdown it is important to remember them the proper washing hands techniques and the importance of staying alert.

As businesses it might be useful to use sign that communicate clear messages and are useful to safeguards the health of everyone. Avery washing hands signs can help guide through this process and be usefully placed in strategic position around your shop.  They follow the NHS advice on washing hands that can be seen below for more details.

Social distancing and hygiene measures remain the best protections against Coronavirus. As people are coming out from lockdown it is important to remember them the proper washing hands techniques and the importance of staying alert.

For businesses, it might be useful to use signage that communicates clear messages and are useful to safeguard the health of both customer and employees. Avery COVID-19 Hand Wash Signs can help guide through the hand washing process and can be usefully placed in strategic position around your business, including bathrooms and staff kitchen areas.  

The 'How to wash your hands' sign, in particular, follows the NHS advice on washing hands that can be seen below for more details.

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COVID-19 How to wash your hands

How to correctly wash your hands

  • Wet your hands with, preferably, hot water and apply enough soap to cover your hands.
  • Rub your hands together both palms and backs.
  • Wash between the fingers and your thumbs properly.
  • Scrub your fingers, especially the tips,  against your palms.
  • Rinse Dry with an hand dryer or a disposable towel.
  • Then use use your disposable towel or a tissue, to turn off the tap.

Remember that this process should take around 30 seconds and be done frequently during the day. It is strongly advised that you should wash your hands when you have travelled, when you cough or sneeze, and before you touch anything that can get in contact with your eyes and mouth.

Avery Hand Washing Signs COVID-19 Coronavirus

Help prevent Coronavirus spreading in the workplace by encouraging regular hand washing

Avery COVID-19 Wash Hands Signs are prefect reminders to wash your hands often. There are a couple to choose from, including a guide to washing your hands correctly, use the information above.They can serve as a clear indication for yourself, customers and employees.

Avery COVID-19 Hand Washing Signs are all made from wipeable material. They are also resistant to water, chemicals, abrasion, UV and tearing. So they are perfect for putting up in bathrooms and kitchens. 

Each poster sign sticks securely but is fully removable, leaving no residue behind. 

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Avery COVID-19 Wash Hands Signage