Putting on a Face Shield
Face Shields are devices that have a transparent window in front of the face and provide a barrier of protection around your face. Where face masks are not available, face shields may be used as an alternative.
Face shields are made with a variety of materials, it includes polycarbonate and polyethylene terephthalate (also known as PET or polyester). Some of the materials are more rigid than others and some shields are more scratch-resistant, prolonging the overall life of the shield.
How to put on a Face Shield ?
- Bend the shield forward slightly, hold on the straps of the face shield with both hands. Do not touch the front of the face shield.
- Now, expand the elastic with your thumbs and place the elastic behind your head, so that the foam of the shield rests on your forehead.