Attention to door handles

Attention to door handles

Viruses may spread quickly and threaten human health due to hand contact with  door handles in the shared areas.

In this respect, in order to protect yourself against the contact-transmitted diseases,

You must prefer automatic doors.


Automatic doors will protect you against the contact-transmitted diseases since they open automatically without contact by detecting incoming person and close automatically after the person has passed.


From (Swine Flu) Warnings of the Ministry of Health

Which surfaces are more likely to be the sources of transmission?

 By coughing and sneezing, the spit particles of a sick person can contaminate the surfaces like chairs and tables by spreading to air. If a person touches his/her mouth, eyes or nose with his/her hands after touching a contaminated surface, virus can transmit. On this surfaces, many factors matter such as temperature, humidity and surface feature that affect how long the virus can stay alive. One must not touch the surfaces contacted by the sick person and wash his/her hands if he/she has contacted with these surfaces for any reason.

 Is Swine Flu Contagious?

Swine Flu A (H1N1) virus is contagious and transmits from person to person.


Influenza viruses transmit from person to person via coughing and sneezing. The disease may be transmitted when a person touches his/her mouth or nose with his/her hands after he/she has touched a surface contaminated by influenza virus.

 Do not touch your eyes, nose or mouth with your dirty hands. You must wash your hands for 15-20 seconds with water and soap. You can use spirituous hand antiseptics when you do not have access to water and soap.