The dangers of UV rays are well known. Protection of your eyes and wearing proper eye protection is is very important for the safety of an individual and or employees.
Sunglasses should be worn when an individual or employee is outdoors in order to protect their eyes from damaging UV rays. Mounting evidence shows that exposure to UV rays can lead to cataracts, mascular degradation or skin cancer around the eyelids. Below are factors to consider whe choosing eye protection:
An effective incident prevention program in a company should include the defined responsibilities for managers, supervisors and employees. Managers and supervisors have the responsibility of providing a safe work place, ensuring compliance to the company safety policy as well as managing production issues.
On the other hand, employees are foundation of any safety policy and are expected to be responsible which starts with simple things like being on time, working safely the entire day and addressing concerns as they arise to their supervisors. Below is an example of suggested areas of employee responsibility:
The above are just a few areas employees ought to be responsible. Other areas shoud be developed to assist in safety thus promoting production.