Protective Face And Body Coverings Can Help Slow The Spread Of COVID-19
With the Covid- 19 pandemic curve still steep, it is a perfect time to take stock of some of the protective face and eye coverings that will help people to halt the spread of germs and stay safe.
Available in various models right from reusable cotton masks to disposable surgical masks and the high end respirator KN95 masks , there are a lot of handy options to consider. While breathable cloth masks are not medical grade and might not be effective in filtering out the virus, these will still serve as a protective physical barrier for the users and keep them safe from droplets and other foreign particles like pollen or allergens while they are in public places. These washable, reusable, and breathable masks feature 4 Ply design.
Standard 3 Ply Face Masks made of polypropylene, these masks are not medical grade. Ideal for medical, dental, laboratory, food sectors, school, household and industry uses; help you breathe easy and stay safe from germs.
KN 95 Masks
KN 95 Masks are made in compliance with the safety and regulatory standards. These are recommended for frontline covid-19 health care professionals who come in close contact with the patients and carry a very high risk of exposure to their body fluids. These will filter out virus and help them stay safe.
How to Wear a masks
*The mask should fully cover the mouth and nose areas and has to be fastened tightly to prevent it from slipping off.
* The top of the covering is positioned just below the eyes and the bottom extends down to cover the chin.
*It should fit snugly yet comfortably against the face and should not hamper breathing.
*Reusable masks should be laundered and machine dried without damage or change to shape
*Disposable masks are only for single use; it should be disposed off safely without the risks of contaminating others.
*Cloth face coverings should not be placed on young children under age 2 or those with breathing problems or heart conditions
Bandana facemask is another choice to consider. These make trendy replacements for ordinary masks though these too can offer only minimal protection. Lightweight and super soft, it includes CleenFreek® antimicrobial technology, which inhibits the growth of bacteria, germs, fungus, odors, mold, & mildew and lasts over 100 washes.
Full face plastic shields
Full face plastic shields are useful for doctors and health care personnel who come in direct contact with the patients. These light weight, disposable shields ensure clear vision and are easy to wear. It covers the full face from the eyebrows to the chin to protect against foreign aggression on your face. The plastic face shield has a foam strip and the elastic band can be easily adjusted for a tight fitting.
Protective safety goggles
Protective safety goggles is another useful protective item to consider. Made of PVC, these safety goggles can keep the eyes shielded from droplets, dust and Ultraviolet Rays. Made of PVC, these impact resistant safety goggles can be fastened with an elastic cord.
Powder Free Nitrile Disposable Gloves are 100% Latex Free, durable, food safe and comfortable to wear. Durable and easy to use, these are great for cleaning, hospital, medical purposes and more. Complies with CE, EN420
Disposable Standard Gown
Disposable Standard Gown is disposable and convenient. Long sleeves to ensure maximum protection, easy to put on and take off. Great for medical professionals and care givers
CDC advises that even the use of simple cloth face coverings can slow the spread of the virus and prevent the transmission risks to others. Cloth face coverings made at home at low cost can be used as voluntary public health measure.