Shower Room Hygiene

Ideally visitors should not shower off the farm

 

Entrance

1

All staff are to enter the staff side (male and female respectively)

2

Prior to entering the showering facility all shoes must be removed and remain outside the showering facility

3

All items of clothing including watches must be removed and must remain off-farm. Other items such as glasses must be washed.

4

All body surfaces including hair should be washed, using the supplied soap. Shower for at least 3 minutes.

5

All visitors must sign the visitor's book detailing their organisation, last pig contact and dates

6

A selection of clean clothing must be provided on-farm, together with clean towelling

7

Disposable socks and underwear is to be provided

8

A dirty clothing 'bin' is to be provided for wet towelling/used clothing

9

A selection of clean boots is to be provided

10

Staff boots should be named

Exit

1

All boots must be cleaned thoroughly with the boot cleaner. This must include the soles and heels.

2

All on-farm clothing to be deposited in provided laundry bin

3

All damaged clothing to be repaired before re-use

If visitors shower off the farm

1

Specific coloured towels should be provided. These must not be moved back onto the farm and are washed separately. A different colour to on farm should be used (blue for example)

2

All shoes must be put on outside the shower block

 

 

Basic design of entrance/shower block

 


Shower Room Hygiene

 

Daily checks

1

Shower block

The floor of the shower should be wiped with disinfectant

Quantity of body and hair shampoo's to be checked

2

Toilet area

Off-farm and on-farm toilets

The toilet seats should be wiped clean

The toilet bowl disinfected

All toilets are to have sterilising tablets

Small bins in toilet to be wiped clean with disinfectant and emptied each day

Check quantity of toilet paper

3

Wash basins in toilet

Check quantity of hand disinfectant

Check quantity of hand towels

4

Floor of the toilet block

Cleaned with disinfectant

Weekly checks

1

Clothing supplies - quantity suitable

2

All damaged clothing disposed off-farm

3

Hygiene of boots

4

Shower curtains clean

5

Shower works well with appropriate body soaps

6

Klaxon hooter works and gets a reply

7

Locks on doors adequate

 


Management Board

 

Shower Room Hygiene

 

 

Week

1

2

3

4

5

1

Shower curtain clean

 

 

 

 

 

2

Floor of shower clean

 

 

 

 

 

3

Plenty of body and hair shampoo

 

 

 

 

 

4

Suitable clean clothing

 

 

 

 

 

5

Boot hygiene good

 

 

 

 

 

6

Floor of shower room clean

 

 

 

 

 

7

Wash basin clean

 

 

 

 

 

8

Plenty of soap

 

 

 

 

 

9

Plenty of paper hand towels

 

 

 

 

 

10

Toilet bowl clean

 

 

 

 

 

11

Plenty of toilet paper

 

 

 

 

 

12

Bins empty

 

 

 

 

 

13

Visitors book completed

 

 

 

 

 

14

Sign on door clean

 

 

 

 

 

15

Klaxon hooter works

 

 

 

 

 

16

Klaxon hooter gets a reply

 

 

 

 

 

17

Locks on doors adequate

 

 

 

 

 

 

Initials

 

 

 

 

 

 

A well designed showering facility

 

Off farm

Shower block

On farm

Signs informing visitors of rules and entry

Entrance to the showering area showing on-farm side

Clean coloured on farm towelling

Areas for shoes outside shower block

Walk through shower with no return

Clean on-farm clothing

Remove all clothing, watches and glasses

Shower from the on-farm side

Clean on-farm overalls and boots

Off farm towelling when necessary

A timer for the shower set at 4 minutes

Signing the visitors book

 


 

Showering rules

 

All visitors must sign the visitor's book detailing their organisation, last pig contact and dates

 

All items of clothing including watches must be removed and must remain off-farm.

 

Other items such as glasses must be washed.

 

All body surfaces including hair should be washed, using the supplied soap. Shower for at least 4 minutes. Use the timer by the shower tap.

 

Clean socks and underwear is provided.

 

There must be no spitting or smoking on the farm.