All facilities shall meet the requirements of ch. DHS 190. In
(1) Clean sheets,
pillowcases, blankets and towels shall be provided to each inmate upon
(2) Blankets shall be
laundered or sterilized before reissue and at least every 3 months;
(3) Sheets and pillowcases shall be changed
and washed at least weekly;
Clean towels and washcloths shall be issued to each inmate twice per
(5) A mattress and pillow
shall be provided for each bed;
Each mattress and pillow shall be made of fire-resistant material and covered
with a fire retardant, waterproof, easy-to-sanitize material. Mattresses and
pillows shall be kept in good repair and in a cleRegister January 2012 No. 673
an and sanitary condition;
Suppliers of mattresses and pillows shall provide evidence to the sheriff that
the contents of their products are fire resistant and that the products are
fire retardant, waterproof and easy to clean.
(8) Mattresses shall be at least 3 inches
thick and of proper size to fit the bed.
Wis. Admin. Code Department of Corrections § DOC 348.07
Cr. Register, August,
1987, No. 380, eff. 9-1-87; correction in (intro.) made under s. 13.93(2m) (b)
7, Stats., Register, June, 1999, No. 522; correction in (intro.) made under s.
(b) 7, Stats., Register June 2011 No.