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1 hour ago, Swclimber said:

It was to do with eyesight, one eye good other not so good, anyone any info on this 

I would say it's to determine whether you will need to carry and wear glasses On Track, so prescription glasses will need to be safety glasses as well. Usually there is a color blind test also. 

 

Carrots will not help. That was a ruse to hide the fact we had effective radar guidance for night fighter spitfires in WWII, you will turn orange from the excess beta-carotine. ... k

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2 hours ago, Khriss said:

so prescription glasses will need to be safety glasses

Something must have changed as I just wore prescription spectacles with plastic lenses. Mostly I was IWA but and ordinary mesh visor with other PPE was all I needed when sawing.

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10 hours ago, openspaceman said:

Something must have changed as I just wore prescription spectacles with plastic lenses. Mostly I was IWA but and ordinary mesh visor with other PPE was all I needed when sawing.

Oh, so you had Idiot Walking About ? like me . Yea, it's just a check on the list , wont affect yr working On Track. K

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