The Culture of Food Safety | Handwashing
Handwashing is the most important part of personal hygiene and is an important part of an operation’s food safety culture.
When it comes to personal hygiene, handwashing is one of the most important steps in preventing the spread of pathogens and cross-contamination. It's also one of the easiest steps! Food handlers must wash their hands before preparing food or working with clean equipment and utensils. They must also wash their hands before putting on single-use gloves.