Eye on Safety: Best Practices for Vision Protection
Even in 2018, eye injuries are a persistent concern for American workers, with an average of 2,000 such injuries occurring daily and more than 10 percent of the injuries causing lost time. The costs of serious injuries are significant, including pain and suffering, medical expenses, and a reduced quality of life.
Yet experts agree that as many as 90 percent of eye injuries can be avoided by using the proper safety eyewear. This one-hour webinar will outline vision protection strategies, discuss the applicable OSHA standards, and examine PPE choices for effective protection.
Register below for this free webinar!
DATE: April 11, 2018
TIME: 2:00PM ET - 1:00PM CT - 11:00AM PT
Randy Klatt is a Director of Loss Control for the MEMIC Group. Prior to joining MEMIC in 2003, Randy held numerous safety sensitive positions in private industry and the military. He worked in emergency medical services as a licensed paramedic, spent 21 years as an active duty and reserve US Navy pilot, and flew commercial aircraft for United Airlines. He served as adjunct faculty for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, teaching courses in aviation safety, human factors, and crash investigation. Randy is an authorized instructor for both the General Industry and Construction OSHA Outreach Training Programs, and holds the Workers Compensation Professional designation.
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Duration: 1 Hour