Of your five senses, which one are you most afraid of losing? If you're like most people, your answer is your ability to see. Because our eyesight is so precious, it's no wonder that myths abound about what can damage our eyes — and what can protect them. Here, we debunk five common myths — and tell you how to truly keep your eyes healthy.
Hilco Vision, a leading provider of eyecare and eyewear solutions, announces the retirement of Bob Nahmias, the CEO of the business for the past 17 years, per his intent shared with owners Blue Point Capital prior to their investment in the company in May 2014. During his tenure, and as a result of his leadership, Hilco made 14 acquisitions, grew revenues by nearly 500%, and has become an industry leader in many sectors of the optical industry.
Ergodyne has announced today the availability of two new Kryptek® camo patterns to their popular Skullerz® Eyewear Series. The two new patterns: Highlander™ and Typhon™ transcend the line from workplace to woods, delivering ANSI-compliance with a unique and cutting edge look they’ll want to wear on and off the job.
Gateway Safety’s Parallax™ and Swap® MAG Safety Eyewear won first place in ISHN’s 2015 Reader’s Choice Awards, the publication announced recently. Thousands of voters selected their favorite safety equipment solutions in an online voting forum through March and April. One product with the highest number of votes won from each category.
Intensify your safety standards with protective eyewear from Majestic. This new line of safety glasses and safety goggles delivers durable lightweight designs that are ergonomically engineered to deliver the all-day comfort workers and safety managers expect from their protective equipment.
Front and inside cover lenses protect ADF lenses from damage, sweatbands improve overall comfort
April 28, 2015
Optrel, the global innovator of autodarkening filter technology for welding helmets, encourages welders to maintain the performance of their optrel welding helmets for years to come with new Helmet Starter Kits for Expert Series and p550 helmets.
As manufacturers of safety products specifically designed for workers in the roughest and toughest applications, our #1 goal is always to prevent injuries and get folks home safe and sound. However, when there is an opportunity to design and develop products that not only protect workers but is also something they actually want to wear, well, that’s when magic happens.
Radians, Inc., a leading manufacturer of high performance Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), announced today that it has acquired Massachusetts-based VisionAid, Inc. VisionAid manufactures SideShields, portable emergency eyewash stations, and lens cleaning products with a variety of custom packaging options.
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today introduced Uvex HydroShield™ anti-fog lens coating, a groundbreaking technology that delivers up to 60 times longer fog-free protection and two times greater scratch resistance than competitive anti-fog coated products.*
Nearly one million Americans have lost some degree of their sight due to an eye injury. More than 700,000 Americans injure their eyes at work each year. Luckily, 90% of all workplace eye injuries can be avoided by using proper safety eyewear.