Most eye injuries should never happen. According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, workplace eye injuries are a leading cause of eye trauma, vision loss, and blindness. The Academy also estimates that 90 percent of all eye injuries could have been prevented by using the right kind of protective eyewear. So it’s critically important that employees take eye safety seriously by understanding the potential causes of eye injuries and how to protect themselves. Click here to read more about eye safety.