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Keep your Eyes Safe with Wiley X

Many jobs, especially here in Wichita require safety eyewear, that is glasses, goggles or shields that protect your eyes, and face from harm. Whether it’s for your job, or for a hobby, that could potentially bring you harm, like rock climbing, safety glasses are a great choice for protecting your eyes from getting hurt, while also correcting your vision. If your employer requires safety glasses for your job, then they might have a corporate contract for safety eyewear, where their employees can get their safety eyewear at a discount, or even for free. If you are interested in safety glasses, you should come by and see one of our Eyewear Addiction Specialists, and ask about what kind of safety eyewear we offer!

We carry a brand called Wiley X, and they make safety eyewear, and some tactical gear. All of their eyewear is safety grade held to the ANSI Z87.1 safety standard, and they're not your Grandpa’s chemistry class safety goggles either they make glasses and sunglasses for everyone! Even kids! Wiley X is a Family owned business that started in 1987, with a goal to create the best protective gear for those who serve our country. And they've done that, and much more!

Safety is the first priority, and first thought put into every piece of eyewear they create, with the highest levels of protection available on the market, they put the customers safety first into every piece of eyewear, as well as some other things like clarity and style, of course. Wiley X is part of three different committees in ANSI (American National Standards Institute) that decide safety standards in regards to eyewear. ANSI Z87.1 is the American standard for Occupational, Education Personal Eye and face protection, and it goes into the specifics of safety for your eyes and face, products that are held to this standard include, but aren’t limited to eyeglasses, goggles and face shields. All of Wiley X’s lenses go through a series of tests to make sure they meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard.

Although their first thought is always on safety, Wiley X does other things as well, one of those being their Captivate lenses. Coming in a variety of different colors, for different reasons, not just fashion, all of their Captivate lenses are polarized, and are also held to the ANSI Z87.1 safety standard which means they have greater clarity, UV Rays, and blue light protection, along with many other things. Wiley X’s Captivate lenses allow you to see clearer, by blocking harmful, and unneeded blue light, it’s much easier for your eyes to focus on what they’re looking at. 

For the prescription wearers, don’t worry, you’re not being left out, most of Wiley X frames are compatible with a prescription. So you get your corrective prescription, along with top of the line protection. Wiley X has a whole range of regular, safety glasses frames, and accessories like side shields, which in combination gets you everyday glasses, and safety glasses all in one! Are you wanting a little bit more protection for your extra active kiddo? Wiley X has a whole range of prescription compatible kids frames, specially designed for sports, everyday life, and there's even a couple of swim goggles! They have everything!

 

 

Stop by Eyewear Junkie and consult an Eyewear Addiction Specialist about what Wiley X safety glasses are the right fit for you, and if your employer has a safety eyewear contract! Keeping your eyes safe doesn’t stop at just your lenses, so let us help you find the right protective safety grade frame for your lifestyle! We want to be sure you feed your addiction while also staying safe!

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