The Role of Eyewear in Infection Prevention
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The Role of Eyewear in Infection Prevention

Leading hospitals and acute-care facilities must continuously improve protocols and procedures, demonstrating vigilance in their efforts to increase safety and reduce risk. Infection prevention is at the top of the requirements list. The role of eyewear, while perceived as important, often is underrated. According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), lack of eye protection is a primary reason for eye injury and infection transmission.

This Whitepaper covers the following key points:

  • Clinical Background
  • Current Research
  • Research Conclusions