Personal protective equipment is always the last option when deciding on appropriate health and safety control measures. There will be occasions though where protective eyewear is required to prevent physical damage or infections. It is vital that the correct type of eye protection is selected, both for the hazard and the individual. Anyone using eye protection must be trained in its use, storage and maintenance requirements.
The document does not cover the arrangements for display screen equipment corrective glasses. See University policy statement S8/09 - Display Screen Equipment Regulations 1992