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Eye and Face Protection - PPE

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the value of PPE for the eyes and face
  • Identify common workplace hazards regarding the eyes and face
  • Describe the common characteristics of PPE for the eyes and face
  • Identify common types of PPE for the eyes and face
  • Describe the proper fit for PPE for the eyes and face
  • Explain how to care for PPE for the eyes and face
  • List employee and employer responsibilities regarding PPE for the eyes and face

Available in English, Spanish

8 Minutes

Instant Safety Video

Of the approxomately 770 workers that suffer face injuries on a yearly basis don't wear the proper personal protective equiptment (PPE) for face protection.

Proper personal protective equiptment (PPE) is essential to any work enviroment for eye and face protection. The goal of this course is to show how to handle face and eye protection properly using personal protective equipment (PPE). 

Course Outline
  • Eye and Face Protection
Regulations
  • OSH Act Section 5 (a) (1), known as the General Duty Clause
  • 1910.132 General Requirements (including 1910.132 (h)(1), employer payment for PPE changes that became effective May 15 2008.
  • 1910.133 Eye and face protection.