These protective safety glasses from Bolle are designed to take prescriptions.They are CE marked against the P.P.E. Directive 1995, also meeting the requirements of BS EN166:2002.
All Prescription Protective Eyewear Lenses will be marked Optical Class 1, as long as the requirements for ISO 8980 -1 and ISO 8980 - 2/ International Glazing Standard BSENISO 21987 are met. Our glazers work to ISO 9001:2000 and all products are licensed within the BSI kitemark scheme.
Need a prescription
Just click 'Add to Basket where it states Order with prescription lenses' and follow the three step process to select your prescription package and add your prescription. Run by qualified opticians, and as part of our customer care process, all eyewear are processed and tested by Eyekit to ensure they meet the correct standards and your exact prescription before being dispatched.
Established in 1888 in Oyonnax, France, BollÃ© is well into its second century as a market leader. The BollÃ© brand has become synonymous with quality and enjoys a prestigious international reputation for progressive technical development of performance eyewear for sports and eye protection. The evolution of BollÃ© Safety does not end with the advancement of protection and the finest specialty lenses and treatments in the marketplace. Stylish design and comfort are also vital to the BollÃ© Safety line. Drawing from more than 65 years of eyewear development and manufacturing experience, BollÃ© Safety takes cues from the BollÃ© sunglass line â€“ well known for technology, comfort and style. Bolle Safety Solutions
Against each risk, there exists a powerful answer by BollÃ© Safety. BollÃ© Safety continues its vocation around one only objective : to detect all possible work environment risks and provide tangible technological solutions and specifically targeted treatments, that comply with the most stringent European Standards. Industry, public works, construction, aeronautics, militaryâ€¦ BollÃ© Safety caters to all markets. BollÃ© Safety unceasingly improves its models with technological and ergonomic solutions to satisfy users daily.
In addition to providing solutions to general risks Bolle also provide specific safely products.
Welding - Unprotected electric-arc welding is dangerous. It can lead to painful inflammation of the cornea and irreversible opacity of the eye's crystalline lens, called cataracts. Bolle's line of products is entirely researched and designed to meet the requirements of prevailing standards, your comfort and aesthetic appeal. Their team of specialists have developed solutions that are best adapted to your risks. (EN169 - EN175 - EN379)
Laser Protection - For laser protection, BollÃ© offers polycarbonate organic filters with several assets:
Military - Renowned as the eyewear protection specialist for solar, sport and industry, BollÃ© has developed a wide ballistic product range branded BollÃ© Tactical. These meet the highest standards in terms of ballistic resistance, dust filtration, UV and laser radiations and optical quality. All the Bolle Tactical products are designed, tested and certified to offer the most efficient solution for every situation and environment: antiterrorism, special operationsâ€¦ (EN166 - EN170 EN172 - EN207 - EN208 STANAG 2920).
BollÃ© has been pursuing the same single objective for more than a hundred years: to detect all possible work environment risks and provide tangible technological solutions and specifically targeted treatments. Below, we have highlighted their key frame and lens technologies.
ADJUSTABLE BRIDGE . Designed to adapt itself perfectly to your nose with a perfect support on your face.
NON-SLIP TIPGRIP TECHNOLOGY. The TIPGRIP non-slip technology designed and used for some frames allows a better grip of your safety spectacles.
B-SWITCH. BollÃ© Safety has developed a unique concept: 1 frame for 2 types of people wearing spectacles for protection: with or without correction. This unique model will assure not only comfort for everyone but also maximum protection.
160° FLEX TECHNOLOGY. This technology allows adapting the frame according to your needs and your requirements.
PIVOTING TEMPLES. This technology allows better adaptation of the angle of the spectacles whatever your face shape.
Clear Lens: The clear lens technology approved for permanent wear and certified with perfect optical quality with anti-fog and anti-scratch coatings. 100% UV filtration.
Yellow comfort lens: A technology designed and used in case of low light situations improving contrast. Approved for permanent wear and certified with perfect optical quality, the yellow comfort technology is with anti-fog and anti-scratch coatings. 100% UV filtration.
Smoke Lens: A technology approved for permanent wear and certified with perfect optical quality. Bolle's standard smoke lens provides excellent protection against UV and solar radiations with anti-fog, anti-scratch coatings. 100% UV filtration.
Mirror Lens: Bolle's mirror lenses offer a reflective optical coating for light and glare as well as filtration of infrared light waves, a source of cataracts.
Contrast Lens: A revolutionary gradient lens coating that provides a superior alternative to the standard clear lens. The Contrast lens enhances visual acuity while blocking 30% of blue light waves that are harmful to your eyes. The result is sharper, clearer images and less eyestrain and fatigue. Choose the Contrast lens over a clear lens in every instance for protection from the harmful effects of exposure to neon lights, computer screens and other forms of light pollution. Additionally, BollÃ© Safety's unique UV absorbers and flash treatment eliminates overheating of the cornea, a source of conjunctivitis. And Bolle's Contrast lens may assist in reversing the ageing process of the crystalline lens, a source of cataracts. Filters 99.99% UVA, UVB up to 400 nm and 30% blue and infrared light.
Twilight Lens: Built on the successful platform of BollÃ© Safety's ESP coating system. Twilight technology offers the added benefit of anti-fog coating on both sides of the lens to prevent fogging in the most challenging conditions. The high contrast, high definition and excellent light transmission is ideal for low light, outdoor work environments, particularly early morning and late evening. Twilight filters 76% of blue light.
ESP Lens: ESP (Extra Sensory Perception) is an innovative coating that enhances the ability to see detail and improve contrast without distorting colours by reducing glare, eyestrain and the harmful effects of blue light. ESP filters 57% of blue light while delivering 64% visible light transmission and 99.99% UVA/UVBprotection.
HD lens: A unique treatment for clarity and exceptional light transmission. The HD coating can be used for every type of job except those that require solar protection for industrial use. Safety's HD lens delivers a rate of transmission of visible light of 96 %, against 90% for the classic clear lenses. The hydrophobic coating and HD technology join together to form a real waterproof polymer barrier against water droplets.
Polarized Lens: Light can bounce and reflect off a myriad of surfaces, such as water, snow and the road. A technology approved for permanent wear and certified with perfect optical quality, BollÃ© Safety polarizing technology removes the glare and the stress it causes to your eyes. The lenses block virtually 99.99% of UVA/UVB rays, protection that goes well beyond government and commercial standards. Ideal for the maritime.
TNE lens: 100% UV filtration, 88% visible light, 39% IR.
Blue Flash lens: 100% UV filtration, 90% visible light, 47% IR.
Red Flash lens: 100% UV filtration, 87% visible light, 60% IR.
Welding shade 1.7: 100% UV filtration,54% visible light, 95% IR.
Welding shade 3: 100% UV filtration, 79% visible light, 97% IR.
Welding shade 4: 100% UV filtration, 93% visible light, 100% IR.
Welding shade 5: This technology exceeds all government standards for permanent wear and is certified for perfect optical quality.100% UV filtration, 95% visible light, 100% IR.
Welding shade 6: 100% UV filtration, 97% visible light, 100% IR.
Welding shade 5: 100% UV filtration, 98% visible light, 100% IR.
Clear: 100% UV filtration, 11% visible light, 10% IR.
Summary of delivery charges
We have free delivery for any order to the UK
In an attempt to simplify all our delivery charges and maintain transparency we have summarised the costs below:
Value of Purchase
Recorded signed for and insured up to £50*
Recorded signed for with Tracking and insured up to £500**
Airmail, recorded signed for and insured up to £50*
Airmail, recorded signed for with Tracking and insured up to £500**
Rest of World
Airmail, recorded signed for and insured up to £50*
Airmail, recorded signed for with Tracking and insured up to £500**
*Please note that our delivery service is uninsured above £50 and not trackable or traceable other than when the delivery is signed for. All goods are quality control inspected prior to leaving our premises and are in perfect condition. However, it is at the risk of the purchaser that the goods arrive in the same condition they left our laboratory. We strongly advise special delivery for all items over the value of £50 just for peace of mind. We cannot accept any responsibility for lost or damaged goods. Though the recorded delivery service is generally very reliable and used by most suppliers on the internet, if you do have a problem, using the Special Delivery service will allow you to claim back from the Royal Mail the value of goods up to £500.
**Royal Mail Special Delivery
About our delivery service
All non prescription stock orders received before 2.00pm GMT will be dispatched the same day subject to stock availability. These orders will be delivered the next working day as long as there is someone to sign for them. This includes Northern Ireland, Jersey and Guernsey. A working day is from Monday to Friday, except bank holidays or public holidays. If you need your order delivered on a Saturday or is urgently required the next day please contact us to ensure this can be achieved. Please note that shipments can occasionally be delayed due to unforeseen circumstances.
Please allow up to two weeks for delivery of items that are out of stock or are prescription orders and up to three weeks for eyewear branded prescription orders. Orders that require multiple coatings might take an additional week dependent on the number of coatings required.
We are constantly monitoring the progress of all orders and will endeavour to dispatch your order within 10 working days or within the timeframe specified above for prescriptions. However, if this is not possible we will notify you by email and let you know the estimated delivery date. If this is not satisfactory you will have the opportunity to cancel your order.
If there is no one available to sign for your order, Royal Mail will leave a notification card and your order will be taken to your local post office where it will be available for collection. As an alternative, at checkout, you can change the delivery address to your workplace or another location where your parcel can be signed for.
Rest of Europe deliveries
All non prescription stock orders received before 4.00pm GMT will be dispatched the same day. These orders will be delivered in 3 to 4 working days as long as there is someone to sign for them. A working day is from Monday to Friday, except bank holidays or public holidays.
Please allow up to three weeks for delivery of items that are out of stock or are prescription orders and up to four weeks for eyewear branded prescription orders. Prescription orders that require multiple coatings might take an additional week dependent on the number of coatings required.
We are constantly monitoring the progress of all orders and will endeavour to dispatch your order within 15 working days or within the timeframe specified above for prescriptions. However, if this is not possible we will notify you by email and let you know the estimated delivery date. If this is not satisfactory you will have the opportunity to cancel your order.
Rest of World deliveries
All non prescription stock orders received before 4.00pm GMT will be dispatched the same day. These orders should be delivered in 5 working days as long as there is someone to sign for them. A working day is from Monday to Friday, except bank holidays or public holidays. Note that orders could take up to 25 working days due to delays at customs.
Please note that all outgoing mail is registered and will require a signature at the destination address. For international addresses it is particularly important that the address provided is as clear and accurate as possible so that the courier can get it to the right destination without delay.
Over 95% of orders dispatched are delivered within the timeframes stated above, however, due to the nature of the glazing process, we can not guarantee specific delivery dates on prescription orders. Prescription lenses are made to very high standards with low tolerance for errors and are rigorously checked at all stages of production. Any error in the prescription across the lens, deficiencies in the coating or blemishes that cannot be removed means the lens would need to go back in production and re-made. All prescription lenses are also rigorously checked at Eyekit before dispatch and any errors will mean that the lenses as sent back to the glazer for replacing. We have a zero tolerance for errors to ensure our customers receive prescription eyewear to the highest standards and we will not compromise on these standards even if it means delivering eyewear later than expected. Your eyesight is perhaps your most important sense and you deserve the best sight possible.