More Info on Safety Glasses
When should I wear safety glasses?Safety glasses are used to protect your eyes from objects that could bruise, pierce, or damage your eyes. They are commonly used during:
Are regular glasses considered safety glasses?
If you already wear some prescribed eyeglasses then you will need to get lenses for your safety glasses that will fit your prescription. You can also get some safety goggles that will fit over you prescribed glasses instead.
Will safety glasses protect against debris?Safety glasses are going to have small gaps on the top, side, and bottom of the glasses. If you need protection against any debris that gets into the air such as metal shavings or saw dust then you are going to need safety goggles. This is also true for proper protection against any liquids. The goggles will provide a 360 degree protection for your eyes.