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Be wise and protect your eyes

As one of the most important and sensitive organs in the human body, the eyes are especially susceptible to injury. And although eye-related injuries represent one of the most common accidents on the job, experts say they are also the most easily prevented. Having knowledge of the risks and using the proper personal protective equipment can go a long way in preventing injury.Figure 1Autodarkening welding helmets have proven to be one of the most important technology advancements as it relates...

Epson unveils new smart glasses for commercial, industrial use

Japanese tech giant Epson has announced the launch of its Moverio BT-350 and Moverio Pro BT-2200 smart glasses with enhanced durability and flexibility for an improved augmented reality experience, built to the demands from commercial and industrial users.The Epson Moverio BT-350Both the new models feature binocular see-through augmented reality capabilities and HD image quality. Leveraging Epson’s patented optical and precision technologies, the Moverio line of smart glasses has micro...

Safety Eyewear meets ANSI Z87+ and CSA Z94.3 standards.

SMITHFIELD, R.I. - May 7, 2007 - Uvex®, the leader in safety eyewear, today announced the launch of its newest protective eyewear, the Uvex Slate(TM). With its nine-base wrap-around dual-lens design, premium comfort features and a sunglass look, the Uvex Slate provides wearers with full-time protection, comfort and style. The Uvex Slate offers premium comfort features that include spring-hinge temples, which easily adapt to a variety of facial features, maximizing comfort and...