There are many kinds of eye examination procedures used by Optometrists. Beyond simply checking a person’s ability to focus, they test the eyes in ways which are highly relevant to safety in the workplace – from light adjustment to depth perception and color blindness. Here’s an overview of the most common procedures, all of which are non-invasive and easily performed in your local Optometrists office:
In summary, eye testing is far more than checking to see if you can read set letters on a far wall. To keep your eyes in healthy condition over the life of your career, always see your Optometrist annually, use proper eye protection, and be “eye-safe”!