Step ’n Wash
gives travelers a boost toward cleanliness
To help prevent the spread of germs and disease, Hartsfield-Jackson is installing 72 Step ’n Wash devices — one in every public restroom throughout the facility. The project is expected to be completed in March.
“Step ’n Washes are self-retracting steps, secured permanently
underneath restroom sink counters, which give the Airport’s
smallest users the ability to wash their hands before leaving the
area,” said Doug Strachan, Airport Innovations manager.
The Step ’n Wash units will increase the convenience for parents, who no longer will have to lift their children up to the sinks.
To notify passengers about the Step ’n Washes, decals will
be applied to the mirrors directly in front of the sinks where they
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