5 Situations You Didn’t Know Called for Safety Eyewear

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Everyone knows that welders need safety glasses while they work. Likewise, it is common knowledge that those who work with chemicals or lasers need to don safety eyewear of some sort. With this common knowledge stored away, you may feel as though you know everything you need to know about when and where safety eyewear…

Everything You Should Know About Protecting Yourself From Radiation

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If you have read any of our previous blog posts or even just took a few seconds to browse through our website, you know how important it is to us to offer eye protection from radiation to anyone who is exposed to it. With that said, your eyes aren’t the only things that need to…

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…

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…

An Introduction to Safety Eye Wear for Welding and Torching

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You don’t have to be a professional welder to know that whenever you are welding or torching, your eyes need protection. It’s just common sense. So if you are a welder in need of some updated safety eye wear or you are beginning a welding project for the first-time and need a high quality safety…

Radiation Safety Glasses: Finding The Best Frame Shape For Your Face

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When you work with radiation, a necessary part of your safety gear will always be radiation safety glasses. But if you don’t wear glasses, it might be hard for you to decide what frame shape will work best for your face. Even though you need to wear radiation safety glasses to protect your eyes for…

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…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Cleaning and Care for Your Safety Glasses

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Like any other material possession that you own, from your car to the clothes in your closet to your house, the more that you keep your belongings clean and cared for, the longer they will be able to serve your needs. This is applicable to your safety glasses that you wear for work or recreational…

Finding the Right Radiation Safety Glasses to Keep Your Eyes Safe

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Radiation is a part of our world. And although it is capable of doing many good things, too much radiation exposure can have adverse effects on the body. That is why anytime you risk workplace exposure to it, it is absolutely vital to have the proper training, understanding, and equipment in order to do your job…

5 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Safety Glasses

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Whether you own a pair of laser safety glasses, radiation safety glasses, or any other form of protective eye wear that shields your eyes from dangerous environments, you will inevitably have to replace those glasses at some point. If you use this eye wear for a job that is particularly hazardous, you will be wearing…

Radiation Safety glasses: Exploring Your Options

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It’s important to wear the proper eyewear when you work with radiation, which is why you should spend the time finding the perfect pair of radiation safety glasses. By considering all of your options, you’ll be able to figure out the best pair for your situation to suit your individual needs. Radiation In the Medical Field In…

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…

Laser Safety Glasses: The Dangers of Consumer Lasers

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The eye is the most vulnerable part of the human anatomy. It’s vulnerable to mechanical injury and to certain wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum. Prior to 1960, when the first laser was built, the damaging effect of artificial radiation such as welding flash, dropped off quickly as you moved away from the source. In addition, the normal visual spectrum…

4 Mistakes Owners of Safety Glasses Make That Compromise Their Quality

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When you invest in a pair of safety glasses (whether they are laser safety glasses, radiation safety glasses, or some other safety glasses designed to protect your eyes from harmful environments), you obviously want something that will last you for many years. They should also maintain a high level of quality in order to offer…

Watching the August 21st Solar Eclipse with Safety Glasses

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Something amazing is happening in space and it comes in the form of darkness. It is the rare visitor, known as a complete solar eclipse. From coast to coast people have been securing hotel rooms and mapping out the best pathways for ultimate viewing pleasure. Children and adults alike do not want to miss out…

Radiation Safety Glasses: How Far We’ve Come

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When you work in a field that requires radiation safety glasses, you may not even be aware of how long they’ve existed. In reality, they have been necessary tools for a long time. Despite its outstanding benefits, the dangers of exposure have always been evident. This realization of need has brought with it safety procedures, protocols, and equipment,…

An Introduction to The 7 Most Common Radiation Safety Glasses For First-Time Buyers

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When you start working in a setting where you will be exposed to radiation, you will undoubtedly need protective gear to keep you safe and preserve your overall health and well-being. As you might have guessed, your eyes need to be fully protected when working around radiation and fortunately there are plenty of safety glasses…

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…

Why and How to Protect Your Eyes When Working with Radiation

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Do you work in the medical field? Do you work with radiation on a regular basis? If so, you probably know how important it is to protect yourself during those times when you are exposed to radiation. It’s likely that you wear a leaded apron and other protective items during these times in order to…

How to Find the Right Radiation Safety Glasses For Your Needs

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Let’s be clear: working in the medical field means that you are doing amazing work. However, even as we have to come to expect amazing things from modern medicine, it can often only be accomplished using technology that employs methods which can be harmful if not properly controlled. For example, if you work in a catheterization…