How to wash your hands:
How long should you wash your hands for?
For at least 20-30 seconds with soap
If you are using hand sanitizers make sure that they have at least 60% alcohol
When should I wash my hands?
In the context of COVID-19 prevention, you should make sure to wash your hands at the following times:
- After blowing your nose, coughing or sneezing
- After visiting a public space, including public transportation, markets and places of worship
- After touching surfaces outside of the home, including money
- Before, during and after caring for a sick person
- Before and after eating