What truck drivers need to know about germ protection

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People using hand sanitizer to contol the spread of germs

Influenza (flu), COVID-19, and other contagious respiratory illnesses can be spread by coughing, sneezing, and talking. These illnesses can attack your lungs, nose, and throat. To help reduce the risk of catching one of these illnesses, read the information below about germ protection. Consider these techniques, and then ask yourself how you can better protect yourself from illness. Find more information about these illnesses and flu prevention on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.
Tips for germ protection 

 

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