4th of July Safety Resources

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 list provides a quick resource for some of the … [Read more...]

Keep Summertime Fun by Avoiding Eye Injuries

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 warmer weather motivates many people to participate in … [Read more...]

Fireworks Eye Safety Tips

The 4th of July brings to mind visions of parades, cookouts, and, of course, fireworks. Fireworks and celebrations just seem to go together, especially on the 4th of July. Unfortunately, every 4th of July also sees about 11,000 individuals go to the … [Read more...]

Eye Injuries High During July 4th Weekend

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 4th of July are no accident. More injuries are … [Read more...]