Hand Hygiene as a Preventive Measure During Cold and Flu Season
Health professionals and public health organizations are encouraging the public to take preventive measures this cold and flu season to help prevent the spread of germs that can cause illness. Everyday hand hygiene, both handwashing and hand sanitizing with an alcohol-based hand sanitizer when soap and water is not available, is the single most important way to reduce the spread of germs that can cause infection.
GOJO is providing the following resources to raise awareness for hand hygiene to help decrease the spread of germs that cause illness during the seasonal months.
Hand Hygiene Information and Tips from GOJO Scientist Jim ArbogastHand Hygiene Tools and MaterialsResearch Studies on Impact of Proper Hand Hygiene on Absenteeism and Productivity
Additional Cold and Flu Resources
For up-to-date information regarding illness outbreaks, and hygiene recommendations visit: