MRI Linen Carts: Safe and Functional

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If you work in a clinic with an MRI machine you are no doubt aware of the standard safety protocols it requires. These measures not only ensure the machine functions properly, but also provides a safeguard that keeps everyone in the surrounding area safe. Because Magnetic Resource Imaging (MRI) utilizes high-powered magnetic fields and radio waves one of the most important…

Avoid Work-Related Eye Injuries with Bifocal Safety Sunglasses

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Safety glasses are a vital source of protection for those working jobs with potential safety hazards. Eye injuries are relatively common in the workplace. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that approximately 2000 US workers receive job-related eye injuries every day.  Statics such as this clearly reveals the need for eye protection, the most…

Laser Strike Eyewear: Laser Safety for Pilots

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Laser safety has become increasingly important in a number of industries, but lately its importance and necessity aboard military and civilian aircraft is receiving a lot of attention. In 2014 the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) claimed that laser strikes on aircraft occurred an average of eleven times per day, a number which has increased dramatically in the last two years. Laser…

Why do I need safe products for MRIs?

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MRIs employ very strong magnets that can cause damage if any magnetic responsive metals are worn or equipment that could be driven by strong magnetic fields are used near them. That is why special MRI safe products are needed. The Power of MR Magnets: The magnet of the a magnetic resonance (MR)  machine has a magnetic field that…

5 Factors to Consider When Choosing Bifocal Safety Glasses

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For hundreds of years bifocal lenses have provided wearers the ability to see up close and far away without changing their eyeglasses. Mostly, this is helpful for reading on the go without having to switch to a pair of reading glasses. This is especially true in dangerous work environments where workers have their hands busy…

Why You Should Get Orbtronic Laser Protection Safety Glasses or Goggles

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If you work with green lasers, then you should really consider orbtronic laser protection safety glasses or goggles. These will not only provide you with much needed protection for your eyes, but will also allow you to wear your regular glasses underneath. It is important to remember, of course, that these glasses should not be worn…

Keeping Your Clinic Organized With An MRI Safe Linen Cart

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When you have a medical facility with an MRI machine, it’s important to follow all the standard safety protocols. This lends itself beyond the operator wearing proper clothing, but also the items you have in the room as well. For example, an MRI-safe linen cart is a great addition to your room. What is an MRI? Magnetic…

HPS Grow Light Safety Glasses for Next Level Gardening

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Hydroponic indoor gardening is a growing trend in private homes and in the farming industry. The amazing technology of high-powered grow lights is quickly changing how grower’s manage and maintain their crops, allowing for greater yields despite limited terrain. However, the obvious advantages that this system provides are not without a few drawbacks that ought to be addressed….

Selecting Your Laser Safety Glasses: A Guide

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If you work around lasers you know just how imperative eye safety can be. One of the most important necessities is your go-to laser safety accessory, and it certainly isn’t about style. Laser safety glasses are made for use in many fields, including: medical, military, and industrial laser application, but do not really differentiate themselves from one to the…

Welding Lenses: Gold vs. Green

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A welder’s most important instrument is inarguably the eyes, so choosing the right welding lens should be a safety priority. Welding goggles, helmets, and masks all rely on a well-constructed, glass safety lens to protect the face and eyes. Along with optimum protection the safety lens should also be able to provide a clear view of the task at hand. Because the welding lens is…