Industrial Hygiene in the Workplace

Creating Eye Wellness, On and Off the Screen

By: Shelby Jenuwine, Contributor Eye injuries in the workplace are fearfully prevalent. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) reports that every day, nearly 2,000 workers in the U.S. alone sustain job-related eye […]

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Industrial Hygiene in the Workplace

Ways to Prevent Work-related Eye Injuries

Prevent Blindness (www.preventblindness.org) recommends the following 10 measures to preventing eye injuries at work: 1. Assess: Inspect all work areas, access routes and equipment for eye hazards. Study eye accident and injury reports. 2. Test: […]

Industrial Hygiene in the Workplace

Computer Use Guide

Protective eyewear is not required for people who spend most of their day on computers and other electronic devices. However, there are some recommended ergonomic and personal adjustments to reduce the likelihood of vision-related complaints, […]