Category Archives: Laser Safety Goggles

Laser Safety Glasses: The Effect of Laser Wavelength on Unprotected Eyes

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A laser generates a beam of light of a single wavelength where the light waves move in the same direction and are exactly in phase (their peaks and valleys are perfectly aligned). This makes the beam intense and highly directional. These optical properties make lasers useful for many commercial and consumer applications. But they also…

Why Recreational Laser Users and Hobbyists Need Laser Safety Glasses

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Slingshots, bb guns, darts, and power tools are often used for recreational or hobby activities. All of these items are eye hazards, and require appropriate eye protection. They’re hazardous because they can cause serious injury and even blindness. However, their mechanical nature makes their danger intuitively obvious to most people. If one chooses to forgo…

Laser Safety for Those in the Entertainment Business

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Lasers can be a fantastic addition to almost any show. From rock concerts to musicals, these entrancing little beams of light have been injected into almost every form of entertainment you can imagine. These additions add excitement, life, and color to the show, and have the ability to take a good show to the next…

Industrial and Laboratory Laser Mistakes That Make Laser Safety Glasses Necessary

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When you spend 40 or more hours per week in an industrial or laboratory setting, the routine can desensitize you from work place hazards. This phenomenon often happens to people when driving, for example. Just as wearing a seatbelt protects you against an accident on your commute, wearing laser safety glasses protect your vision should a…

6 Examples of Lasers and How to Use Them Safely

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Lasers are all around us. In fact, we use many kinds of lasers on a daily basis without ever even thinking about it, while other types are used to create products we use regularly. Some lasers are even used to help keep our bodies healthy and strong.  Unfortunately, despite the fact that lasers are so…

7 of The Most Popular Frame Styles For Laser Safety Glasses

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Although it is typically the protective lenses that people buy laser safety glasses for, the frames of those glasses should not be overlooked or brushed off as an unimportant aspect of your purchase. Not only are they essentially the foundation for the protective lenses that you need, they also offer some protective benefits themselves such as security,…

Knowing When to Replace Your Laser Safety Glasses

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We all know that workplace safety is of the utmost importance. Whether you are working with construction equipment or lasers, there are many dangers found in various kinds of work environments, and protecting your employees and yourself from these dangers is a crucial part of your job. Part of ensuring you and your workmates are…

5 Qualities That Make Exceptional Laser Safety Glasses

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When you are working in a relatively dangerous environment or are exposed to laser beams on a daily basis, it is absolutely imperative that you have the finest protection possible for some of your most vital organs: your eyes. If you aren’t sure what makes up exceptional, high quality laser safety glasses, it is helpful to do…

6 Things to Look For When Purchasing Laser Safety Glasses

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Even if you are a first-time buyer, you already know that investing in a pair of laser safety glasses isn’t the same as purchasing some generic sunglasses or even a pair of high-end outdoor activity eye wear. When you’ve never had experience buying laser safety glasses, it can certainly feel like an overwhelming process. Alternatively, when you are…

Common Technical Mistakes People Make When Selecting Laser Safety Glasses

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In general, if you are currently work in a field where laser safety is important, you definitely need to put some time into selecting safety glasses that will provide you with the protection you need. Here are some common ways people incorrectly choose glasses including what you can do to make sure your glasses fit you…

Category Archives: Laser Safety Goggles

Laser Safety Glasses: The Effect of Laser Wavelength on Unprotected Eyes

lasersafetyglasses

A laser generates a beam of light of a single wavelength where the light waves move in the same direction and are exactly in phase (their peaks and valleys are perfectly aligned). This makes the beam intense and highly directional. These optical properties make lasers useful for many commercial and consumer applications. But they also…

Why Recreational Laser Users and Hobbyists Need Laser Safety Glasses

Banner3

Slingshots, bb guns, darts, and power tools are often used for recreational or hobby activities. All of these items are eye hazards, and require appropriate eye protection. They’re hazardous because they can cause serious injury and even blindness. However, their mechanical nature makes their danger intuitively obvious to most people. If one chooses to forgo…

Laser Safety for Those in the Entertainment Business

akg-5_holmiumyagco2_-_model_17004

Lasers can be a fantastic addition to almost any show. From rock concerts to musicals, these entrancing little beams of light have been injected into almost every form of entertainment you can imagine. These additions add excitement, life, and color to the show, and have the ability to take a good show to the next…

Industrial and Laboratory Laser Mistakes That Make Laser Safety Glasses Necessary

lab laser safety

When you spend 40 or more hours per week in an industrial or laboratory setting, the routine can desensitize you from work place hazards. This phenomenon often happens to people when driving, for example. Just as wearing a seatbelt protects you against an accident on your commute, wearing laser safety glasses protect your vision should a…

6 Examples of Lasers and How to Use Them Safely

laser-7-27

Lasers are all around us. In fact, we use many kinds of lasers on a daily basis without ever even thinking about it, while other types are used to create products we use regularly. Some lasers are even used to help keep our bodies healthy and strong.  Unfortunately, despite the fact that lasers are so…

7 of The Most Popular Frame Styles For Laser Safety Glasses

375

Although it is typically the protective lenses that people buy laser safety glasses for, the frames of those glasses should not be overlooked or brushed off as an unimportant aspect of your purchase. Not only are they essentially the foundation for the protective lenses that you need, they also offer some protective benefits themselves such as security,…

Knowing When to Replace Your Laser Safety Glasses

Model_600_sm-laser

We all know that workplace safety is of the utmost importance. Whether you are working with construction equipment or lasers, there are many dangers found in various kinds of work environments, and protecting your employees and yourself from these dangers is a crucial part of your job. Part of ensuring you and your workmates are…

5 Qualities That Make Exceptional Laser Safety Glasses

33-bk

When you are working in a relatively dangerous environment or are exposed to laser beams on a daily basis, it is absolutely imperative that you have the finest protection possible for some of your most vital organs: your eyes. If you aren’t sure what makes up exceptional, high quality laser safety glasses, it is helpful to do…

6 Things to Look For When Purchasing Laser Safety Glasses

ls-aa-206_lg

Even if you are a first-time buyer, you already know that investing in a pair of laser safety glasses isn’t the same as purchasing some generic sunglasses or even a pair of high-end outdoor activity eye wear. When you’ve never had experience buying laser safety glasses, it can certainly feel like an overwhelming process. Alternatively, when you are…

Common Technical Mistakes People Make When Selecting Laser Safety Glasses

lasersafety-21

In general, if you are currently work in a field where laser safety is important, you definitely need to put some time into selecting safety glasses that will provide you with the protection you need. Here are some common ways people incorrectly choose glasses including what you can do to make sure your glasses fit you…