b'Personal HygienePersonal habits affect food safetyTo prevent contamination and spills, you are not allowed to eat, drink, or use any type of tobacco in the food preparation area.Covered containers with straws are the exception to this rule. If you are drinking from a covered container with a straw, it is allowed as long as it is stored in a place where it cant spill onto food or food-contact surfaces.Hair RestraintsIts important to keep your hands out of your hair, and your hair out of the food. You must restrain your hair, including long facial hair, any time youre working with food. You can restrain your hair with hair nets, hats, tight braids, ponytail holders, and barrettes.Personal ItemsYou must keep your coats, purses, medicines, and all other personal items stored in a separate location. Keep them away from food, dishes, and towels or table linens.42'