DOD COVID-19 Information Resources

How to protect yourself and others from coronavirus

Follow this advice as strictly as possible and encourage others to follow this advice too.


  • Wash your hands properly and often.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve when you cough and sneeze.
  • Put used tissues into a bin and wash your hands.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
  • Avoid close contact with people – keep a distance of 2 metres (6.5 feet) between you and others.
  • Avoid crowded places, especially indoors.
  • Stay at home if you are sick to help stop the spread of whatever infection you may have.


  • Do not touch your eyes, nose or mouth if your hands are not clean.
  • Do not share objects that touch your mouth – for example, bottles, cups.
  • Do not shake hands.


Hand Hygiene Practices:

COVID-19 coronavirus general hygiene

How to handwash? With soap and water

5 Moments for Hand Hygiene (Leaflet)

CORVID-19 Information Posters (various A4 & A3)

Hand Hygiene poster (PDF 140KB)

COVID-19 A3 poster Landscape (PDF 541KB)

COVID-19 A3 poster (PDF 105KB)