Every day, approximately 700 Canadian workers sustain eye injuries on the job. Most of these injuries could be prevented simply by wearing protective glasses.
Opal Optometry is committed to protecting the eyes of our patients.
Opal Optometry has partnered with the Occupational Vision Plan (OVP) – a province-wide network of the British Columbia Doctors of Optometry that provides leading prescription safety eyewear to BC workplaces. We’ve also partnered with Aearo 3M Canada to provide protective eyewear to affiliated companies.
Most safety glasses are fully covered by your employer. Visit us to learn more.
Safety glasses aren’t just for the workplace. Protective eyewear is also important for everyday activities like home renovations, gardening, car repairs, as well as sports and recreation.
Safety glasses and goggles differ from your regular glasses because the lenses and frames conform to a higher standard of impact resistance.
Our selection of protective eyewear is:
Are your glasses out of date or simply not suiting your lifestyle anymore? Are you searching for a new look, but you’re not exactly sure what? Request an eye exam with Dr. Charn Toor. He’d be happy to assess your vision and help determine whether existing products or a custom design are what you need to see and to thrive.
Let the experts at Opal Optometry help! No question is too big or too small.
We are located in Uptown New Westminster, BC, at 536A Sixth Street, close to the corner of 6th Avenue. You’ll find us half a block away from Royal City Centre. There is metered street parking directly in front on Sixth Street. New Westminster is conveniently located next to Burnaby, Coquitlam, Richmond, and Surrey, and is a close drive from Vancouver.