Work Item
ASTM WK52191

New Specification for Eye Protectors for Baseball and Softball

1. Scope

This specification covers eye protectors, designed for use by baseball and softball fielders that minimize or significantly reduce injury to the eye and adnexa due to impact by baseballs, softballs, hands, elbows,and fingers. Protective eyewear is intended to offer protection only to the eyes and does not protect other parts of the head.


Baseball; softball; eyewear; protector


None Provided

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F08.57

Committee: F08

Staff Manager: Joe Koury

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 11-13-2015

Technical Contact: Dale Pfriem

Item: 001

Ballot: F08.57 (18-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item