Did you know the most common eye hazards happen in an industrial work setting? However, eye injuries are not limited to just industrial environments, they can happen in almost every industry out there. There is a dramatic amount of work place injuries that happen in the US everyday. An estimated, 1000 daily injuries are eye related and can easily be avoided if the proper eye protection is worn. Always wear effective eye protection; either safety glasses, goggles or face shields. Better training, education and maintenance on safety glasses can also reduce the number of injuries. Keeping your safety glasses properly maintained can reduce the amount of scratches and dirt that may cause glare and contribute to accidents. OSHA standards require that employers provide workers with suitable eye protection. Do some research and find out what type of safety glasses will be needed for your particular job.