ANSI Standards

ANSI Z87.1-2003 refers to the American National Standard Practice for Occupational and Educational Personal Eye and Face Protective Devices. Click here to download complete ANSI Standards (PDF).

Dress vs. Occupational Prescription Safety Eyewear

Everyday glasses can be worn during normal activities, but should not be confused with occupational prescription safety eyewear. Dress eyewear a.k.a. everyday glasses does not meet OSHA requirements for on-the-job use where the potential for eye hazards exist. For a complete comparison between dress and occupational prescription safety eyewear please click here (PDF).