According to OSHA, an estimated 1,000 job-related eye injuries happen every single day. Employees may need a hospital visit, miss days of work, and even face permanent damage or vision loss. Eye injuries are a common workplace injury, but that doesn’t mean there are ways to prevent it.
This infographic explores occupational eye safety, specifically looking at the different types of common eye injuries, like chemical burns or eye strain, and the PPE used to protect the eyes from workplace hazards.
Safety managers can learn how to prevent these injuries, OSHA requirements, and what to do in the event of an eye injury.