In today’s world, it’s impossible to escape daily news updates regarding COVID-19 and the precautions governments, employers, and retailers are taking to help guard us all from the virus. These are certainly uncertain times. Some individuals are taking many extreme precautions while others are leaving the possibility of infection to chance. Likely you yourself fall somewhere in the middle on this spectrum.
One common safety measure being used is wearing face masks and even safety goggles when out in public. There are mixed reviews on the effectiveness of face masks in preventing the spread of the virus. But, why goggles?
Well, the primary means of spread of COVID-19 is through droplets released into the air by those infected when they cough or sneeze.