Users' questions

Will insurance cover broken glasses?

Will insurance cover broken glasses?

Replacement of damaged or lost glasses unless appropriate warranty insurance is purchased. Non-prescription glasses, like magnification reading glasses. Any treatment to the eye that is medical in nature. These injuries, surgeries, and treatments should be covered under the insured’s health insurance policy.

What to do if the side of your glasses break?

Here is one method on how to fix broken plastic glasses frames utilizing bonding glue:

  1. Clean off the damaged areas to ensure no dust or particles are present.
  2. Cover your lenses with wax paper to avoid spilling glue on them.
  3. Apply bonding glue on the two pieces that are to be glued together.

Can specsavers fix snapped glasses?

To receive this service customers need to take their glasses or sunglasses into store. The free lifetime servicing does not include fixing or replacing broken, cracked or scratched lenses, frames or arms as they constitute damage – which require repair rather than servicing.

How many pairs of glasses in a 12 month period will a vision expense insurance plan cover?

Usually covers one pair of eyeglasses but does not cover safety glasses.

What happens if my glasses break?

Immediately After Your Glasses Have Broken The extent of the damage determines whether the glasses need a quick fix or a new part, such as the frame needs to be replaced. The damage may be irreversible and in such a case you need to replace the entire pair.

How much does it cost to fix glasses?

Average cost and duration for eyewear repairs

Common Repairs Average Cost Average time frame
Adjustments and Overhauls $10 to $39 24 to 48 hours
Broken Screws on Eyewear Frames $12 to $29 24 to 48 hours
Rivets and Pushings $16 to $49 24 to 48 hours
Scratched and Broken Lenses See Lens Page 24 to 72 hours

What happens if I don’t like my Specsavers glasses?

Yes, we want you to be completely happy with your purchase at Specsavers. If you have any concerns within 100 days of the date of purchase, we will put it right. No quibble, no fuss. If your purchase was made in store simply return it to the store you purchased from who will be able to help.

How much does it cost to fix broken glasses?

What to do if your eyeglasses frame is broken?

Replace Your Broken Eyeglasses! Even though your eyeglass frame is broken, you can still save those expensive lenses by putting them into a new eyeglasses frame. offers a personal service to find a new frame that will fit your lenses.

How do you mail in a broken pair of glasses?

Here are the mailing instructions: First, write down you email address, name, phone number, and shipping address onto a piece of paper. Put the paper and your broken glasses into a box and mail it to the address below. Use any mail service that has tracking. We will contact you after we receive your broken glasses.

Is it bad for your eyes if your glasses break?

It’s inevitable that somewhere along the way they will get scratches or break down. Everyone who wears eyeglasses knows how annoying it is to have scratches on the lenses. Scratched lenses are uncomfortable to wear, impair your vision, and, most importantly, can actually damage your eyes.

Are there any problems with titanium eye glasses?

Titanium metal frames have beautiful, thin lines. But they are fragile looking glasses that need attention and care. The most common problem with metal eyewear frames is that they bend out of shape, causing problems to your eyesight.