As we are in the middle of a pandemic, it has become even more difficult for us to continue with our daily life normally. Workplaces are trying to make it as safe as possible for the employees. Not only this but taking preventive measures such as using PPE equipment has also become very important. One of the most important and popularly used PPE products is the disposable safety gown. The medical industry uses this product extensively to ensure the safety of the employees as well as patients. These Protective gowns can be used as an anti-dust jacket, cleanroom garment, and protection against harmful germs, diseases, and viruses.
How are isolation gowns important to deal with the Corona virus?
To state in simple words, isolation gowns are like protective layer all over the body. Like the mask covers your mouth and nose, the isolation gown covers you from head to toe. It not only helps you to maintain distance from germs but also makes sure to curb cross-contamination and filter away the harmful microorganisms such as bacteria and viruses from entering your body. It would not let you come in direct contact with contaminated surfaces and dust particles.
These disposable gowns are used in different sectors such as laboratories, clinics and emergency rooms, factories, F&B and so on. Last but not least, it would also not let the germs or dirt particles from your clothes infect the surrounding people.
Benefits of using disposable gowns in different workplaces:
Disposable gowns are perfect for using all day long. They are resilient and do not get damaged easily. They provide 24-hours protection from germs, dirt, dust, allergens, blood pathogens, viruses, bacteria and other disease-causing components. If you are worried about comfort, then you must be assured that these products are quite breathable and you can move the arms or legs freely in these.
- Medical safety gowns are used by doctors and other staff members working under adverse situations to make sure that the patients get the best treatments. It also makes way for maintaining ultimate hygiene while you are working. That is not only beneficial to you but also the people you are associated with at the hospital. While performing surgeries, full-length medical gowns are worn by everyone to steer clear of the blood pathogens.
- While experimenting with harmful chemicals in the laboratories, the safety disposable gowns are quite useful to prevent injuries or skin burns from chemical splashes or similar situations.
- In factories and industries, they are used for two purposes- to avoid accidents and to maintain personal hygiene, so as not to contribute to the further transmission of diseases through harmful microorganisms and germs.
These disposable gowns are useful for mild-risky situations as well. For instance, while cleaning, dusting or scraping, it is better to put on a disposable gown so that you don’t expose yourself to the germs directly.
Needless to mention, the gowns are made from a high-quality non-woven elastic material. They are quite comfortable and let you work all day long without any difficulties. They are dust-proof,
Guidelines for using isolation gowns in workplaces:
The first and foremost thing that needs to be kept in mind is whether you are using a disposable gown or a reusable one. In case of the former, ensure to discard it properly after using for safety purposes. This will help not to spread germs further.
In case of a reusable one, clean it properly on a regular basis to eliminate the infested germs and dust particles from its surface. Disinfect it with sanitizer solution or spray to keep yourself safe. Store it in a hygienic place.