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Laser Safety Glasses for Pilots How do they Work?

Laser Safety Glasses for Pilots How do they Work?

Incidents of laser pointer strikes directed at pilots continue to spike. How Do Laser Safety Glasses for Pilots Work? According to a USA Today article written last October, laser attacks hit a record pace, including 89 recorded incidents just in the New York area alone. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, LaGuardia airport reported 54…

Can you get Safety Glasses with the Photochromic Lenses (Clear Inside/Sunglasses Out) that Aren’t Prescription?

Can you get Safety Glasses with the Transition Lenses (Clear Inside/Sunglasses Out) that Aren't Prescription?

Photochromic lenses are one of the most popular technological advancements to hit the eyewear industry in the last several decades. Can you get Non-Prescription Safety Glasses with the Photochromic Lenses? These lenses feature a molecular coating; the molecules morph in shape when exposed to ultraviolet light, darkening the lenses, then revert back to their native form…

Laser Safety for Operating Room

Laser Safety for Operating Room

Laser safety isn’t just for assembly line workers or industrial personnel. Operating Room Laser Safety It’s not just for military and scientific usage. Not just for medical technicians or dental assistants. It’s for all those people, and more. It’s for anyone who works with or near lasers, and that includes doctors, surgeons, assistants, residents, patients,…

Fiber Optic Laser Safety Glasses

Fiber Optic Laser Safety Glasses

Looking for laser safety for a fiber laser? Safety Glasses for Fiber Optic Laser New laser technology is constantly being released, and some of the latest innovations involve lasers whose beam is generated in an optic fiber, known as fiber lasers. Many call them fiber optic lasers, but this is a misnomer; though they use…

How Do Laser Glasses Protect the Eyes?

How do Laser Glasses Protect the Eyes?

Wondering how your laser eyewear is protecting you? How Do Laser Glasses Protect the Eyes? Laser safety glasses are essential for protecting your eyes during dangerous laser operations, but how do they work? Laser glasses attenuate (or filter/block) certain wavelengths of visible and/or invisible light by absorbing that light. Powders and dyes within the lenses…

How Do Forensic Glasses Work?

How Forensic Glasses Work

Investigate a crime scene for signs of biological fluids, and do so without destroying any evidence or causing any physical disruption? It sounds like an impossible task. Yet detectives all around the globe are able to do it every day, solving crimes and collecting evidence in the process. How? Simply by shining a specially-filtered light…

Does Wearing Polarized Sunglasses Protect your Eyes from the Light from Welding?

Clip-On Flip-Up Welding Glasses

Even if you’ve never welded before, you’ve probably seen movies or television shows (or perhaps a construction site) where welders wear safety glasses or helmets with face shields. They also place curtains or blankets around the work site to seal off the area from onlookers. It’s common knowledge that, much like a solar eclipse, the…

Where to Find Safety Glasses with Readers

PRG100-55BK-Prescription-Reading-Glasses

Do you use prescription reading glasses to focus on print or perform any close-in tasks? If so, you likely own a few different pairs: one or two in different rooms of the house, one at work, etc. Why not? They’re readily available in just about any drug store, supermarket, or department store, they come in…

What Safety Glasses to Wear Over Spectacles

Fitover Safety Glasses PSG-YLW-FOB

The benefits of safety glasses are obvious and the importance of wearing them when performing any task that could possibly cause eye injury cannot be overstated. “But I already wear glasses,” some counter. “Won’t they protect me from harm?” Wear Spectacles? Here are Some Safety Glasses You Can Wear Over Them Not necessarily. For one,…

Yellow Safety Glasses with Readers

Yellow Safety Glasses with Readers

Yellow-tinted lenses. Magnified lens windows, or “readers.” Safety glasses. They’re three distinct vision features and three popular options among the entire spectrum of eyewear. Let’s examine why. Yellow lenses – A yellow tint to eyeglass lenses provides protection from the sun’s rays while still offering exceptional vision. Many find that while brown or gray shades…