Category Archives: Safety Glasses

Solar Eclipse Safety: What Shade Should Your Welding Mask Be?

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A total solar eclipse isn’t a once in a lifetime event, but it’s pretty uncommon. It’s even rarer for a total solar eclipse to be lined up perfectly with your part of the world. But if you have a front row seat for a future eclipse, that doesn’t necessarily mean that you’ll want to watch…

Can I Use Welding Glasses to Look at the Sun?

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People usually avoid looking directly at the sun. Beyond the fact that it’s painful, it can cause severe vision impairment and partial blindness. However, there are many good reasons for viewing the sun — such as during a solar eclipse. Although it occurs about twice a year on the earth, an eclipse is a rare…

Wearing The Proper Radiation Safety Glasses Can Protect You From Developing Cataracts

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One of the major concerns for technologists is the development of cataracts. Recently, there have been numerous studies that have shown how sensitive our eyes are to radiation. It is essential that technologists take the right initiative and find the correct eye protection from X-rays. However, sometimes the busy schedule of work can prevent some…

Audit Your Company’s Safety Equipment: Break Down Your ANSI Standards for Easy Compliance

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Internal audits are the trickiest part of every job. Even on your company’s network, there are hundreds of hidden away files, old email attachments, and dusty corners in your company’s servers. It’s even harder to do an audit of physical equipment. Boxes and old parts might be stored everywhere from older desk drawers to supply closets…

Laser Safety Glasses Frequently Asked Questions

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Laser safety starts with knowledge. Without it, blindness can happen in the blink of an eye. Lasers span distances at the speed of light, which, according to physics, is the fastest speed possible. There will be no warning before a laser beam does its damage. One instant, you are fine, and the next, you aren’t….

The Best Glasses to Watch the 2024 Solar Eclipse

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August 21, 2017 brought North America the greatest sky show in the form of a complete solar eclipse. Watching and experiencing this phenomenon was exciting, because no matter where you lived in the United States there was something beautiful happening in the sky. The majority of the population may not have been in the path…

Safety Eyewear in the Science Classroom

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If you are a high school science teacher, there is a pretty good chance you have a whole semester full of engaging material coming up. For many science instructors, this material includes hands-on experiments that are much appreciated by most students. However, while hands-on work definitely makes science lessons more interesting, it can also make…

Safety Glasses for Kids

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It is common knowledge that many adult professionals require safety glasses and goggles in order to safely carry out their work. That said, many people forget to consider the situations in which younger individuals might need to protect their eyes. There are actually quite a few instances that might require a child to wear safety…

The Many Kinds of Safety Glasses and Their Unique Purposes

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The Many Kinds of Safety Glasses and Their Unique Purposes Generally, when people hear the words “safety glasses” they might think about some clear, plastic specs used when sawing wood or sporty, tinted shades for long motorcycle riding excursions. But the reality of safety glasses is that they act as protective gear for a broad range…

5 Questions You Should Ask Every Time You Buy Safety Glasses

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Whenever you buy something, especially for the first time when you might not know exactly how to make sure that you get the right product at the right price, you should arm yourself with a bit of knowledge before making the purchase. This rings true for everything, including safety glasses. In this post, we will…

Category Archives: Safety Glasses

Solar Eclipse Safety: What Shade Should Your Welding Mask Be?

solar eclipse-27

A total solar eclipse isn’t a once in a lifetime event, but it’s pretty uncommon. It’s even rarer for a total solar eclipse to be lined up perfectly with your part of the world. But if you have a front row seat for a future eclipse, that doesn’t necessarily mean that you’ll want to watch…

Can I Use Welding Glasses to Look at the Sun?

welding-sun

People usually avoid looking directly at the sun. Beyond the fact that it’s painful, it can cause severe vision impairment and partial blindness. However, there are many good reasons for viewing the sun — such as during a solar eclipse. Although it occurs about twice a year on the earth, an eclipse is a rare…

Wearing The Proper Radiation Safety Glasses Can Protect You From Developing Cataracts

radiation-28

One of the major concerns for technologists is the development of cataracts. Recently, there have been numerous studies that have shown how sensitive our eyes are to radiation. It is essential that technologists take the right initiative and find the correct eye protection from X-rays. However, sometimes the busy schedule of work can prevent some…

Audit Your Company’s Safety Equipment: Break Down Your ANSI Standards for Easy Compliance

phillips

Internal audits are the trickiest part of every job. Even on your company’s network, there are hundreds of hidden away files, old email attachments, and dusty corners in your company’s servers. It’s even harder to do an audit of physical equipment. Boxes and old parts might be stored everywhere from older desk drawers to supply closets…

Laser Safety Glasses Frequently Asked Questions

laser safety glasses

Laser safety starts with knowledge. Without it, blindness can happen in the blink of an eye. Lasers span distances at the speed of light, which, according to physics, is the fastest speed possible. There will be no warning before a laser beam does its damage. One instant, you are fine, and the next, you aren’t….

The Best Glasses to Watch the 2024 Solar Eclipse

solar-glasses

August 21, 2017 brought North America the greatest sky show in the form of a complete solar eclipse. Watching and experiencing this phenomenon was exciting, because no matter where you lived in the United States there was something beautiful happening in the sky. The majority of the population may not have been in the path…

Safety Eyewear in the Science Classroom

classroom

If you are a high school science teacher, there is a pretty good chance you have a whole semester full of engaging material coming up. For many science instructors, this material includes hands-on experiments that are much appreciated by most students. However, while hands-on work definitely makes science lessons more interesting, it can also make…

Safety Glasses for Kids

kids-safety-glasses

It is common knowledge that many adult professionals require safety glasses and goggles in order to safely carry out their work. That said, many people forget to consider the situations in which younger individuals might need to protect their eyes. There are actually quite a few instances that might require a child to wear safety…

The Many Kinds of Safety Glasses and Their Unique Purposes

Model-33

The Many Kinds of Safety Glasses and Their Unique Purposes Generally, when people hear the words “safety glasses” they might think about some clear, plastic specs used when sawing wood or sporty, tinted shades for long motorcycle riding excursions. But the reality of safety glasses is that they act as protective gear for a broad range…

5 Questions You Should Ask Every Time You Buy Safety Glasses

readingglassesbanner

Whenever you buy something, especially for the first time when you might not know exactly how to make sure that you get the right product at the right price, you should arm yourself with a bit of knowledge before making the purchase. This rings true for everything, including safety glasses. In this post, we will…