Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
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8531 – Eye Protective Devices


Teachers, students, and visitors shall be required to wear eye protection devices at all times while participating in or observing the following courses of instruction:

  1. Vocational, technical, industrial arts, chemical, or chemical-physical, involving exposure to:
    1. Hot molten metals or other molten materials;
    2. Milling, sawing, turning, shaping, cutting, grinding, or stamping of any solid materials;
    3. Heat treatment, tempering, or kiln firing of any metal or other materials;
    4. Gas or electric arc welding or other forms of welding processes;
    5. Repair or servicing of any vehicle; or
    6. Caustic or explosive materials; and
  2. Chemical, physical, or combined chemical-physical laboratories involving caustic or explosive materials, hot liquids or solids, injurious radiation, or other hazards not enumerated.

The district will supply eye protection devices which meet the standard of the American National Standard Practice for Occupational and Educational Eye and Face Protection as approved by the American National Standards Institute, Inc.

Legal Reference:
Neb. Rev. Stat. 79-715
ANSI/SEA Z87.1 (1979) American National Standards Institute, Inc.

Policy Adopted: 7-11-02
Policy Revised: 11.08.2012
Policy Revised:  02.17.2020

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Media Inquiries
Jennifer Worthington, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1124
Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
Your Legacy.
Their Opportunity.

Enhancing opportunities by seeking and securing resources for projects, scholarships and programs.

Access digital copies of our district flyers.

Improving school-to-home communication by distribute school flyers directly to families digitally.

8531 – Eye Protective Devices


Teachers, students, and visitors shall be required to wear eye protection devices at all times while participating in or observing the following courses of instruction:

  1. Vocational, technical, industrial arts, chemical, or chemical-physical, involving exposure to:
    1. Hot molten metals or other molten materials;
    2. Milling, sawing, turning, shaping, cutting, grinding, or stamping of any solid materials;
    3. Heat treatment, tempering, or kiln firing of any metal or other materials;
    4. Gas or electric arc welding or other forms of welding processes;
    5. Repair or servicing of any vehicle; or
    6. Caustic or explosive materials; and
  2. Chemical, physical, or combined chemical-physical laboratories involving caustic or explosive materials, hot liquids or solids, injurious radiation, or other hazards not enumerated.

The district will supply eye protection devices which meet the standard of the American National Standard Practice for Occupational and Educational Eye and Face Protection as approved by the American National Standards Institute, Inc.

Legal Reference:
Neb. Rev. Stat. 79-715
ANSI/SEA Z87.1 (1979) American National Standards Institute, Inc.

Policy Adopted: 7-11-02
Policy Revised: 11.08.2012
Policy Revised:  02.17.2020

.pdf version

Media Inquiries
Jennifer Worthington, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1124
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