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Rule 4713-19-06 | Infection control.


(A) No article or equipment, including eyewear provided by the tanning facility, shall be offered for use to an individual unless that article has first been cleaned and disinfected with an appropriate disinfectant, unless the item is a single-use, disposable item.

(B) The walls, floors, ceilings, and fixtures in the facility shall be maintained in a safe condition, and kept in a clean and sanitary manner at all times.

(C) A clean sanitary towel shall be provided to all individuals seeking to use tanning services. A hamper or receptacle with solid sides shall be provided for all soiled towels and linen. A facility may use either paper or fabric towels. Fabric towels shall be laundered as set forth in rule 4713-15-11 of the Administrative Code. If the facility uses paper towels, each towel shall be properly disposed of after one use of the towel.

(D) All facilities shall be equipped with toilet facilities and dressing rooms. Toilet facilities shall include a flush toilet and hand washing sinks, including running water, pump soap, and a paper towel dispenser or equivalent hand drying equipment. All toilet facilities and dressing rooms shall be kept clean, sanitary, and functional at all times.

(E) ) Should blood or other bodily fluids need to be cleaned from any part of the facility or the equipment therein, the individual cleaning blood or other bodily fluids from the equipment or any part of the facility shall follow the procedure to sanitize and disinfect set forth in rule 4713-15-03 of the Administrative Code.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4713.08 (A)(17)
Amplifies: 4713.01, 4713.50, 4713.49, 4713.48
Five Year Review Date: 2/16/2023
Prior Effective Dates: 1/18/1985, 12/17/1989, 2/24/1991, 1/26/1997, 11/1/2013, 10/10/2015