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Question:
As a welder, what shade of safety glass should I wear underneath my welding shield to better protect my eyes?   

Answer:
The type of welding shield and safety protection depends on the type of welding being done. It is best to consult with your workplace safety official to be sure that you are using the correct device for the type of welding that you are performing.

Answered by: John Kitchens, MD Dr. John W. Kitchens

Categories: General Eye Health

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Answered: Jul 12, 2012

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