This 1 minute safety training video covers: Who are at greater risks of eye problem, why eye injuries mostly happen at work, how to guard against accidents and avoid eye problems.This clip was taken from a full-length training video. Click here to watch the 15 minutes full length version.
Atlantic Training’s "Eye Safety" Training Program provides employees with the information they need to recognize and avoid eye hazards that they can encounter in their workplace.
An estimated 24 million eye injuries occur in the U.S. each year. About 2,000 of them will occur today, and every day thereafter, while people are at work. All too many of them will cause the victim to lose some or all of their eyesight. But eye injuries can be prevented.
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Every year more than 300,000 people injure their eyes at work out of those 1/3 will suffer temporary loss of vision or will be permanently blind. When it comes to eye safety it’s easy to become so focus by getting the job done or meeting a deadline that you might not want to take time to put on a necessary protective eye wear. Accidents are right there no one expect that but when they happen they can change your life forever. Accidents that involve your eyes is an unforgiving, a cut, burn or blow to your arm is a good chance of healing. The same injury to your eyes to leave you sightless, unable to keep your job or enjoy life with your family like you used to.