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EYE HAZARDS

Watch out for common eye hazards!

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  • Flying particles from grinding, sawing, etching and other machine operations

  • Sparks from welding and other operations

  • Fumes and splashes from molten materials and chemicals

  • Harmful light rays from arc and electrical welding, furnace operations, and acetylene torches

Use the right eye protection for your job

  • ANSI approved

  • Properly fitted

  • In good repair

Never depend on regular glasses or contact lenses to protect you!

Eye Safety Checklist

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  • Be alert to eye hazards at your worksite.

  • Follow established safety guidelines.

  • Learn first aid for eye injuries.

  • Know where all eyewash stations and emergency equipment are.

  • Get prompt medical attention for any eye injury.

  • Ask your supervisor if it's safe to wear contact lenses in your work area.

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