Fireworks & Eye Injuries

By | June 21st, 2016|Featured Post, Safety Tips|

Along with parades and cookouts, the 4th of July holiday also means fireworks. Unfortunately, every 4th of July sees about 11,000 individuals go to the emergency room because of fireworks-related injuries. Of those total injuries, [...]

Keep Summertime Fun by Avoiding Eye Injuries

By | June 17th, 2016|Featured Post, Safety Tips|

The American Academy of Ophthalmology estimates that about 2.4 million eye injuries occur in the United States every year, and eye experts such as Silverstein Eye Centers notice “an increase in preventable eye injuries in the spring [...]

4th of July Safety Resources

By | June 23rd, 2015|Safety Tips|

While fireworks exist as the main cause of injury during 4th of July festivities, other activities such as grilling and enjoying the sunshine also have their fair share of safety concerns. The following [...]

Keep Summertime Fun by Avoiding Eye Injuries

By | June 24th, 2011|Safety Tips|

National Prevention of Eye Injuries Week is June 27th through July 5th, and July has been declared Eye Injury Prevention Month. The reason is simple: Summertime brings people outdoors, and the [...]

Eye Injuries High During July 4th Weekend

By | June 29th, 2010|Safety Tips|

We Americans love to celebrate our nation's birth. Typical Independence activities may include a long day at the beach, water sports, barbeques, and, of course, fireworks! Great family memories of the [...]

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