Prevention and protection for occupational eye hazards
Working in certain high-risk industries can pose a great threat to the eyes and safety of the employees. A proper PPE program can protect employees and companies from these hazards.
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.
The fog phenomenon explained
Fog is a natural phenomenon of astounding beauty, wonderfully depicted by Simon Christen’s awarding winning time-lapse video ‘Adrift’ filmed in the San Francisco Bay area. It also brings life to regions where other forms of water are scarce. However, despite its beauty and life-sustaining abilities, fog can also create treacherous conditions for those trying to operate in or travel through it.
The hows and whens polarized glasses are worth it
Prolonged sun exposure is a very well known health risk, especially for the eyes. For outdoors workers, who spend around 6 hours per day under direct sunlight, they are 3 times more likely to develop eye conditions. Discover when wearing polarized safety glasses can be useful.
The inescapable blue light
While in many professional settings, employees now spend the vast majority of their working day staring at screens. These factors are leading to increased eye strain, long-term retina damage, as well as a host of other physical, mental and emotional health disorders. Discover through this infography some datas and protective measure against blue light!
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?
When choosing your safety eyewear, ensure the fit is ideal. nose bridge, frame size, curve, hinge flexibility, temples or buckles adjustments... there are various ways safety eyewear can ensure optimal protection and comfort.
Tactical eyewear: On and off the battlefield
Why choosing tactical eyewear ? For the most prevalent tactical situations, the risks present in tactical situations. Protect yourself from the risk!
Mercuro Flash : Two new products in the Glasses Range
Following the launch of ‘Mercuro’ in 2019, Bollé Safety has further developed the range to include Green flash and red flash polarised lenses.
Mirror Mirror: A rundown of Bollé Safety Mirrored Safety Glasses.
We have all seen sunglasses with mirrored lenses around, but does the mirror effect have a purpose in Safety glasses? Where did the idea come from? How are they made? Read on to find out.
Bollé Safety Partners with RACQ CQ Rescue
ollé Safety has entered a partnership with RACQ CQ Rescue, offering support via a $10,000 sponsorship donation, product supply to crew and staff, and donations from co-branded product sales.
Protect Your Outdoor Workers’ Eyesight with Specialized Technology
There’s no denying that eye injuries are common in the workplace. That being said, they are far more common in outdoor employees due to the sheer nature of these trades. This means that managers have to take precautions that help minimize the chance of an accident.
The unique demands protective eyewear pharmaceutical industry
There’s nothing quite like the chemical industry. The world’s third largest industrial sector employs more than 10 million people and generates an incredibly broad range of products that impact every element of our lives. From industry to clothing, from food to healing people, manufactured chemicals have become intrinsic to our society.
At a time when more than one in three people around the world have vision problems, eye protection in the workplace can quickly become a challenge. Find out more about vision problems
What are Polarised Safety Glasses?
Polarised eyewear has widespread use in Australia today, but where did polarised lenses originate, how do they work and how are they made? This article looks at the history and science behind polarised lenses.