Whether You’re Lighting Fireworks or Just Watching – Keep Your Families Eye’s Safe This Independence Day

Enjoying the three F’s… Family, frankfurters, and fireworks – all the highlight of Independence Day, but one of them can do seriously more harm. In the most recent fireworks injury report from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 11,400 fireworks related injuries occurred this past year where victims needed emergency room treatment, and 1 in […]

Proper Home Eye Protection in the Yard and Garage Can Help Prevent Eye Injuries

This Press Release Provided By: Prevent Blindness Sarah Hecker (312)363-6035 shecker@preventblindness.org Accidents with Power Tools Cause More Eye Injuries than Any Other Product CHICAGO (Sept. 24, 2014) – In 2013, more than 94,000 adults and children were treated in hospital emergency rooms in the United States for eye injuries from products. Many of these products […]