Wiley X Reminds “All of Us” To Stay Focused On Safety

June Is National Safety Month — And Wiley X Supports Efforts to Raise Awareness, Reduce Accidents As a leading provider of OSHA-grade protective eyewear for the U.S. military, law enforcement, America’s workforce and outdoor enthusiasts everywhere, Wiley X®, Inc. is constantly concerned about safety.  When June rolls around each year, however, Wiley X gets especially […]

Penn Avenue Eyewear Releases New Lens For Digital Eye Strain

Penn Avenue Eyewear (“PAE”) is pleased to announce the release of a new lens option, available on their website. Designed to prevent Digital Eye Strain (DES) and create a more pleasurable viewing experience on computers, tablets, smartphones, and other devices, the lenses include a special coating that reflects and filters harmful blue light and reduces […]

Smart Eyewear Helps Foodies Find A Place To Eat

Asian Scientist (Feb. 26, 2014) – Walking around the streets searching for a place to eat will soon be no longer a hassle with K-Glass, a head-mounted display (HMD) developed by researchers in Korea. The device enables users to find restaurants while checking out their menus: If the user walks up to a restaurant and looks […]

Wiley X Inc Supports Workplace Eye Wellness Month

During March 2014, Prevent Blindness America and Wiley X Focus Attention on Preventing Workplace Accidents and Eye Injuries Each year in March, Prevent Blindness America (www.preventblindness.org) makes a nationwide effort to focus attention on the important issue of workplace eye injuries and educate the American workforce about the tools and techniques that could help prevent […]

Liberty Sports Adds Trend Colors To Top Sports Protective Styles

FAIRFIELD, NJ – February 2014 “At Liberty Sport we study the sports gear market closely and continue to add the latest trend colors to keep up with what the market demands,” says Linda Laube, EVP Business Development.  We are pleased to announce new colors that compliment and broaden the assortment: Liberty Sport Performance Suns are […]

Eyelation Receives Funding For Prescription Safety Eyewear Kiosks

IrishAngels, a Notre Dame affiliated angel investing group, announced today an investment in Eyelation, a technology company that uses kiosks and web-based technology to provide affordable prescription safety eyewear to employees at manufacturing facilities.  IrishAngels led the $1.3 million round with co-investors Dallas Venture Partners and a handful of individual angel investors. Jordan Curnes, IrishAngels […]

Eye Injuries in the National Hockey League Cost Franchises More Than $32 Million

Research shows visor usage leads to four-fold reduction in injuries NEW ORLEANS — Research presented at the 117th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology shows that wearing visors in the National Hockey League (NHL) could cause a four-fold decrease in the risk of eye injuries. Furthermore, the study found that eye injuries over the […]