Tag Archives: farm visits

Open Farm Sunday – why hand washing is crucial for visitors

HSE calls on farmers to help keep visitors safe Open Farm Sunday takes place this [...]

Farm visits: two reports advocate the importance of soap and water hand washing

Gels and wipes do not provide effective hand hygiene say experts Farms visits and animal [...]

HSE warns that soap and water hand washing is essential for farm visits

Minimising the risk of illness for open farms and visitor attractions With any farms or [...]

Hand washing one of the most important safety considerations on farm visits says NFU

Washing facilities must be provided and adequately maintained they say Managing the risk of disease [...]

Wash with soap and water not hand sanitiser at petting zoos says County Council

Infections caught from animals can be harmful warns guidance There are many venues where youngsters [...]

Open farm visitors contract Cryptosporidium – prompting call for hand washing facilities

Public Health Wales advocates soap and water wash after animal contact A number of people [...]

Soap and water handwashing is essential on farm visits warns UKHSA

There is ofter a sharp rise of cryptosporidium and E.coli at this time of year [...]

Call for handwashing with soap and water as E. coli O157 identified at historic working farm

It’s “necessary to prevent stomach bugs” says medical consultant Public health experts are taking immediate [...]