Worker Safety

Safety Shoes/Safety Glasses

Safety shoes and safety glasses are covered under the Personal Protective Equipment for General Industry Guideline, which may be found here.

Safety shoes

Safety Glasses

  • How to obtain prescription safety glasses - Covers employee eligibility and procedures for obtaining safety glasses. Also includes the type of prescription safety glasses offered.
    • To obtain non-prescription safety glasses navigate to M-marketsite through Wolverine Access on U-M home page. A general search for "safety glasses" will generate several options for selection.
    • Permanent Side Shields – Addresses the University, State and Federal requirement that all safety glasses have permanent side shields.
  • SVS Vision Optical Center Locations

Additional Information

  • New Online Voucher Request Form – To request safety shoes and/or glasses. Must be completed by the supervisor. NOTE: UMHS employees should contact Safety Management Services (SMS) at 764-4427 to request safety shoes and/or glasses.
  • Training Info – PPE training for general industry. Includes a section on safety shoes and glasses.