We recommend a new routine for the end of your shift:
- Put your duty uniform in a clean plastic bag
- Change into a clean set of street clothes
- When you get home, transfer your duty uniform directly from the bag into your washing machine and immediately process it through your laundry.
— Division Chief Kevin Lipscomb, NRP
— Regulation & Support Services
— Va Beach EMS Department
— “EMS Chief 7” (ECH07)