Blue light and your eyes: Protect yourself from this growing danger
Long-term exposure to blue light can cause eye issues and impact our health. How does blue light affect our eyes and what protection can we use?
The dangers of blue light
Nearly every source of light – natural or artificial – emits harmful blue light. Your eyes are exposed to it all the time, both in and outdoors. From sunlight to digital display screen.
B-Clean - How to care for and clean your eye protection?
To protect and care for your glasses, goggles or face shields, Bollé Safety has designed a complete range range of practical and efficient accessories.
Tactical Safety Glasses Range Overview
Bollé Safety is one of Australia’s leading manufacturers of high-quality safety eyewear. Their comfortable and stylish safety glasses and goggles can be seen across construction, manufacturing, mining and healthcare industries worldwide
Dangerous tactical environments need highest standards of eye protection
Tactical situations cover a wide range of environments that present a variety of risks to the eyes: Military, Law Enforcement & Rescue Operations
Disinfection of safety glasses and goggles
Information about the different methods
Eye Safety doesn’t end with the workday – Safety Glasses at Home
Workplace OH&S is a well-known concept and safety glasses are common in working environments, but what about eye safety at home?
Eye Safety Options if you Wear Prescription Glasses
Many workplaces instigate an eye safety program for their employees as part of their overall OH&S. But what if you wear prescription glasses every day, rather than contact lenses? What if the company’s chosen safety glasses don’t fit over a pair of prescription lenses?
Firefighters eye protection
The health and safety of firefighters is essential in planning for and battling the bushfires that annually threaten the landscape. Fire grounds are dangerous places, and they often create a risk for firefighters’ eyes and faces. Fire goggles are therefore vital.
Fit for a Smaller Head: Silex + Small
October is National Safe Work Month, with the theme being think safe. work safe. be safe. As one of Australia’s leading safety eyewear specialists, Bollé Safety is in full support of the initiative and encourages companies to take their employees’ safety seriously at all times.
15 interesting facts about the human eye
Vision is so fundamental to the human experience that sometimes we take our eyes for granted. The human eye is a highly complex organ that provides us with the ability to experience the world in ways that our other senses cannot. Even though we use our eyes during the majority of our waking hours, there are a number of fun and interesting things you may not have realised about your eyes and how they function.
8 ways to protect yourself from harmful blue light of screens
White light is made up of all visible colours but those at the blue end of the spectrum, what we call blue light, can be harmful. Screens produce blue light at higher levels than emitted by the sun. The increasing number of digital devices in our lives is exposing us to more screen time than ever before. While in many professional settings, employees now spend the vast majority of their working day staring at screens.
5 industries where eye protection is a priority
Our eyes are one of our most important organs but also one of our most fragile. Sight is arguably our most important sensory process, critical to navigating our modern lifestyles. We rely on sight when we walk and drive, when we read and write, and when we work and play.
COVID-19 eye protection for busy and dedicated healthcare workers
Working in a healthcare environment can be stressful, tiring, and at times, dangerous. Every day at work, healthcare workers’ (HCWs’) eyes are at risk of being exposed to infectious droplets, like COVID-19, harmful chemicals, bodily fluids, and splashes. All this might lead to Eye injuries and irritations.
Innovative PPE solutions for protecting your eyes from the COVID-19 virus
The COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating humanitarian, social, and economic impacts globally and we are still learning about how the virus interacts with our bodies.
Looking after Australian tradie’s eyes with Bolle Safety Eye Protection
For over 60 years, Bollé Safety has been creating innovative protective eyewear. By designing and manufacturing safety glasses and goggles for industrial compliance, Bollé Safety has become a market leader in this sector. Bollé Safety has fashioned the ultimate in protective eyewear, utilising superior product design and innovative technology that people want to wear.
Seeing clearly how anti-fog technology improves vision, comfort, and safety
For the first time in history, a health crisis has shut down the entire global economy, demonstrating how inseparable healthcare and the economy have become. The COVID-19 pandemic keeps making a tremendous impact in healthcare work environments. The need to keep patients from mingling together and a scarcity of PPE have had continued effects on hospital and healthcare business operations throughout the pandemic response.
All you need to know about Blue Light Some Test
Our modern world is flooded with artificial light. We over illuminate our homes and workplaces, bright streetlights and signage line our roads, and now the glowing screens of our mobile devices follow us everywhere we go. The development of artificial light allowed us to work longer, sleep later, and facilitates our 24hr entertainment culture.
Whether you use safety glasses, goggles, or a face shield, fog is a regular issue for many workers.
Safety Goggles: Pilot 2 NEO
Bollé Safety has released a new product in the Pilot 2 range of safety goggles to include Pilot 2 Neo. They designed the new model for tough environments, like those found in the petrochemical and mining industries.
Sealed eyewear: A guide
Sealed Eyewear has come a long way, and comes in a variety of styles and features to suit different requirements. Such development has been necessary: According to Comcare, approximately 59% of work-related eye injuries are caused by a foreign body in the eye.
Summer Sun and Safety
The depletion of the ozone layer and a reduction in cloud cover are only a small number of factors contributing to a high UV rating. The ozone layer acts as the Earth’s natural shield from UV rays. As a result, we need to be much more vigilant protecting our eyes.
Supporting you to raise awaraness
As technical expertise alone is not enough, we support you in preventing risks! Our mission does not stop at designing and producing effective and comfortable eye protection in all situations. Even if the overall number of accidents is dropping, there are still too many. A lot of them could be avoided if all employees protected themselves. Informing and educating to change behaviour is also our concern. To achieve it, we help you in the field.
The dark side of blue light
When considering eye safety, we usually think of safety glasses or goggles that protect eyes against flying debris, dust or splashes. However, light is also something to consider in relation to eye safety. The bright light of welding is brought to a safe level by heavily tinted welding goggles. Ultraviolet light from sunlight is rendered less harmful to the eyes via the use of UV blocking sunglasses. There is also blue light.