What you’ve been told is almost certainly wrong. I’ve been with the USW for almost 40 years. A large majority of our members wear safety glasses. I have never heard of a prescription that could not be provided in safety glasses. I suspect that the particular supplier can’t make them; others probably can.
Michael J. Wright
Director of Health, Safety and Environment
“My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we’ll change the world.”
A researcher has very thick prescription eyewear and has been told that the prescription can’t be produced in safety eyewear. Over spectacles eyewear make him nauseous.
Debbie M. Decker, CCHO, ACS Fellow
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Davis
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Davis, CA 95616
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