Getting workers to wear safety eyeglasses at just about any general industry worksite, such as manufacturing plants, isn't easy. But construction sites present an even tougher challenge to ensure compliance. Consider the three main reasons for this:
First, it's an accepted industry practice that general industry sites, especially manufacturing, are 100-percent eye protection facilities. The doors in these establishments leading to production areas are all clearly labeled "Safety Glasses Required Beyond This Point." It is common knowledge to employees, guests and contractors at these sites that you will wear the glasses or you won't be permitted in the production area.