Petition to safely reopen tattoo and piercing shops.

Petition to safely reopen tattoo and piercing shops.

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David Winland started this petition to Ohio Governor and

I believe tattoo and piercing establishments are unfairly lumped in with other business like salons and restaurants, while we have been practicing hospital level safety protocols since before the pandemic. And have the ability to expand on what we already normally do. I’ve written an outline for safely reopening our industry and welcome any positive feedback. 

Tattoo & Piercing Re-opening 

Safety and Protocols 


All work must be by appointment
All clients must be over 18
All clients must get their temperature and pulse ox taken on arrival by staff
All clients and staff will wear masks covering their nose and mouth at all times
All clients will be given hand sanitizer on arrival
All clients will complete a respiratory illness survey on arrival
All clients will sign a waiver agreeing to not hold artists or businesses accountable for any exposure they may encounter
All procedures will be done with as much distancing as possible
Clients will arrive alone to avoid as minimal contact as possible between the staff and the public
Clients will not be permitted to use electronic devices once they have sanitized their hands. If they need to use their device, they will immediately wash/sanitize their hands once they are finished  
 

Staff


All staff will have their temperature taken upon arrival
All staff will wash/sanitize their hands on arrival, as well as before and after any procedures
Businesses will disinfect premises before opening daily
 Madicide, Sanicide, Etc
Staff will wear masks covering the mouth and nose any time they interact with clients or other staff
Protective eyewear is optional, but encouraged
Staff will disinfect all restrooms before opening each day, as well as periodically throughout business hours
All surfaces to be used during any procedure is to be sanitized with Madacide or other comparable disinfectants before AND after every procedure
All tools to be used during any procedure will be disposable or autoclaved when applicable. Tools that aren’t autoclavable are to be sanitized before AND after each procedure
All clipcords, machines and surfaces will be covered with barriers after they are sanitized. The barriers will then be disposed of properly after use
All tattoos will be prepped and sanitized before and after
All tattoos will be bandaged with saniderm or any comparable and acceptable barriers
Piercings will follow the same protocols as tattoos where acceptable
There will be no oral piercings allowed 
i.e. tongues, lips, monroes, etc
Lastly, use COMMON SENSE!
We are responsible for our own health as well as the health of our clients, friends and loved ones!

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