Eye Protection Misconception #2:
One of your assigned job duties is to transfer a corrosive liquid chemical from one container to another. You wear safety glasses with side shields while performing this task. This adequately protects your eyes.
No! Whenever there is a potential exposure from hazardous liquids, safety (sometimes called chemical) goggles that form a seal around the entire eye area are required.
There are several styles of goggles to choose from, including flexible fitting with regular ventilation, flexible fitting with hooded ventilation and cushioned fitting with a rigid body.