The American Academy of Pediatrics and American Academy of Ophthalmology strongly recommend protective eyewear for all participants in sports in which there is risk of eye injury. Protective eyewear should be mandatory for athletes who are functionally 1-eyed and for athletes whose ophthalmologists recommend eye protection after eye surgery or trauma.
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American Academy of Pediatrics| March 01 2004
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Committee on Sports Medicine and Fitness; Protective Eyewear for Young Athletes. Pediatrics March 2004; 113 (3): 619–622. 10.1542/peds.113.3.619
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