Tuesday, 31 July 2018 | Admin
Working in a lab involves handling potentially dangerous equipment or chemicals that can be damaging not only to your skin, but your eyes as well. While protective eyewear in laboratories is not optional, it is largely up to you to find the pair of safety goggles that meets your specific needs.
To make the job of searching for the ideal goggles a bit less time consuming, we’ve come up with this list of the Best Lab Goggles. Whether you wear goggles over your prescription glasses, or are looking for exceptionally lightweight goggles that will keep you protected and comfortable at the same time, we’ve got you covered.
Bollé Coverall Sealed Safety Goggles COVERSI
At the top of our list are these Bollé Coverall Sealed Safety Goggles COVERSI that provide a high level of protection from both mechanical and chemical hazards, shielding your eyes and the surrounding areas from chemical liquid droplets or splashes, large and fine dust particles and gases, as well as contact with high speed particles at extreme temperatures. Moreover, these highly protective goggles can easily be worn over prescription glasses, allowing you to work at your maximum capacity, and weigh no more than 67 grams, making them ideal for longer periods of wear without fatigue.
Key Features: Mechanical and chemical resistance; can be worn over prescription glasses; lightweight
Bollé Atom Ventilated Safety Goggles ATOAPSI
Similar to the goggles mentioned above, the Bollé Atom Ventilated Safety Goggles ATOAPSI offer outstanding protection against UV light, chemical liquid droplets and splashes. These can also be worn over your prescription glasses as to not impair visibility, and can even be used in conjunction with respiratory masks for additional lung protection. Their anti-scratch and anti-fog technology ensures resistance to damage created by fine particles and delay the creation of fog, ensuring optimal performance regardless of the conditions of work.
Key Features: Chemical resistance; can be worn over prescription glasses; lightweight, anti-fog and anti-scratch lens
Bollé X90 Compact Safety Goggles X90PSI
If you’re looking for an unhindered panoramic field of view, the Bollé X90 Compact Safety Goggles X90PSI are the perfect choice. These exceptionally lightweight goggles, weighing in at 62 grams, feature a panoramic polycarbonate clear lens that doesn’t impair your vision in any way, while shielding your eyes from high-speed particles at extreme temperatures. Moreover, they are fitted with indirect side ventilation and ball-pivot to further enhance user comfort and make them suitable for extended periods of use.
Key Features: Panoramic vision; ventilation for enhanced comfort; exceptionally lightweight at 62 grams
Uvex Ultrasonic CR Goggles 9302-500
While their narrow frame and non-invasive design might make you doubt it, the Uvex Ultrasonic CR Goggles 9302-500 can easily be worn over your prescription glasses, due to their comfortable and flexible construction. The combination of soft and hard materials ensures they are comfortable even when worn continuously, while the flexible component adapts to your face to ensure full side protection. With their excellent ventilation system, the climate around your eyes remains pleasant and irritation-free, while the sporty design offers a wide panoramic field of vision.
Key Features: Exceptionally comfortable; can be worn over prescription glasses; panoramic vision; ventilated
Bollé Pilot Clear Safety Goggles PILOPSI
If you don’t care about weight and simply wish to find highly protective lab goggles that you can easily wear over your prescription glasses, you definitely need to give the Bollé Pilot Clear Safety Goggles PILOPSI a closer look. These ultra-flexible and adjustable protective goggles shield your eyes from small objects travelling up to 120 metres per seconds, splashes of liquid, small particles and hot solids, and are even suitable for use at extreme temperatures.
Key Features: Protection against small particles, splashes of liquid, hot solids and extreme temperatures; can be worn over prescription glasses; panoramic vision; weigh 89 grams
Working in a lab calls for protective eyewear that shields the most sensitive areas of your face not only from splashes of chemicals, but also from various small particles, debris and even dangerous equipment. If this list of suggestions doesn’t include what you’ve got in mind, make sure to explore our full ranges of Lab Goggles, Chemistry Goggles or Chemical Resistant Goggles.
If you’re after some advice, leave a comment below or call us on 020 7501 0594 where one of our experts will be delighted to help.