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Health Tip: Remember Eye Protection at Work

Tips to make sure your eyes stay healthy

(HealthDay News) -- Some jobs pose a heightened risk of eye injury, especially if the job involves machinery or chemicals.

The American Optometric Association recommends:

  • Familiarizing yourself with workplace dangers that could threaten your eye safety.
  • Using devices such as work screens or machine guards at work.
  • Wearing appropriate protective gear for your eyes.
  • Making sure eye protection is in good condition, replacing any that's damaged.


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