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…

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…

Ensuring Employees’ Eye Safety

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As a manager in a lab, on a worksite, or in any other high-risk place of work, you are likely very diligent about keeping your staff safe. If you find you are actually a bit lax when it comes to safety policies, now is the time to change that fact. This is because employee health…

8 of The Best Radiation Safety Glasses on The Market Today

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If you are a first time buy of radiation safety glasses and don’t know what to look for in a high quality pair of radiation safety eye wear, you have come to the right place. It is wise to weigh your options and explore the different eye wear products and what each one has to offer before…

4 Care Tips to Make Your Laser Safety Glasses Last Even Longer

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When you invest in something, even if it isn’t a terribly expensive purchase but has a lot of value and is something you depend on to get by on a daily basis, you want that investment to last as long as possible. For professionals who work in industries in which they need laser safety glasses,…

Why Radiation Safety Glasses Are So Important For Medical Professionals

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While you won’t likely need to wear radiation safety glasses if you are a pediatrician or general physician, there are others in the medical field who will need protective eye wear to prevent any damage to their eyes. As an example, for those who work in radiology or who are routinely in an exam room, it is…

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…

Radiation Safety Glasses Are Critical For Your Work

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Anytime you work in a catheterization lab or with a Fluoroscope, it’s critical to have the proper pair of radiation safety glasses at all times. Especially in the medical field, it’s crucial to take care of your patients, but you cannot forget taking care of yourself. By getting the correct pair of radiation safety glasses, you’ll be able to perform…

Protect Yourself at Work with Radiation Safety Glasses

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Radiologists and fluoroscope technicians regularly protect themselves from harmful radiation with leaded vests, aprons, and gloves. Unfortunately, their eyes were often overlooked until recently. Early onset cataracts and other eye problems are extremely common in medical professionals who work with radiation. Some start experiencing problems in their early 30′s! Fortunately, combating these terrible eye issues…