Prevention and Protection at Work

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Jan 27, 2017
OSHA Eye and Face Protection

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/eyefaceprotection/

Thousands of people are blinded each year from work-related eye injuries that could have been prevented with the proper selection and use of eye and face protection.

Source: OSHA

Jan 27, 2017
Eye Protection - Training Kit

http://www.lni.wa.gov/Safety/TrainingPrevention/TrainingKits/eyeprotection/default.asp

ou may use this slide presentation to comply with the training requirements of the WISHA Core Rule requirements for personal protective equipment – eye protection.

Source: WA Department L&I

Jan 27, 2017
NIOSH Topic Page: Eye Protection for Infection Control

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/eye/eye-infectious.html

Guidance on the selection of eye protection when working around infectious substances.

Source: NIOSH

Jan 27, 2017
Current Intelligence Bulletin 59: Contact Lens Use in a Chemical Environment

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2005-139/

This document provides safety guidelines for contact lens wearers working in chemical environments. Injury data are lacking to indicate that contact lens wear should be restricted during work with hazardous chemicals.

Source: NIOSH

Oct 01, 2005
Eye Safety Tool Box Talk – Instructor’s Guide

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/eye/toolbox-eye.html

This tool box talk on eye safety, as provided by NIOSH, provides an instructor’s guide and background information on eye safety.

Source: NIOSH

Dec 01, 2002
OSHA Eye and Face Protection eTool

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/eyeandface/index.html

OSHA's Eye and Face Protection eTool provides compliance assistance information to employers and employees, helps implement requirements for a hazard assessment, and aids in the selection of eye and face protective equipment. It applies to occupational and educational operations involving potential eye and face hazards.

Source: OSHA