WileyX Launches New Youth Force Sports Protective Eyewear Line

The company that has protected the eyes of American service men and women, law enforcement, factory workers and even top NASCAR drivers for more than 25 years has now set its sights on protecting one of our nation’s most precious resources — the vision of America’s youth. Wiley X®, Inc. has launched a completely new […]

Saving Sight Sunday: Eye Safety At A Glance Infographic

Up to 50% of eye injuries happen in the workplace, with at risk positions being positions such as mechanics, carpenters, plumbers.. Did you know that 90% of eye injuries are preventable? Safety Eyewear is Available from Hilco WileyX Dioptics Liberty Sport Safety Lens are available from Trivex materials     

Four Frightening Ways Halloween Contact Lens Can Ruin Your Vision

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. , 2014- To avoid a real-life Halloween horror story – going blind because of a costume accessory – the American Academy of Ophthalmology is warning the public against wearing costume contact lenses purchased without a prescription. These illegally sold cosmetic lenses may not be sterile and can cause a host of serious […]

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

CHICAGO (Sept., 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 are used in and around the home, including power tools and cleaning supplies. Prevent Blindness has declared October as Home Eye Safety Awareness Month […]

September Is Sport Eye Safety Month

September is Sports Eye Safety Month, with an estimated 42,000 sports-related eye injuries each year according to the .U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, More than half of all sports injuries in children are preventable.

September Is Sports Eye Safety Month

CHICAGO (Aug., 2014) – Every year, thousands of Americans suffer an eye injury related to playing sports according to new data from Prevent Blindness.  To help educate the public on the importance of proper eye protection while playing sports, Prevent Blindness has declared September as Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month. Eye injuries can range from […]

Transitions Optical Partners with ESS – Eye Safety Systems, Inc.

Transitions Optical Partners with ESS (Eye Safety Systems, Inc.) for new Adaptive Crossbow Eyeshield. Crossbow’s indoor/outdoor usage ideal for military, law-enforcement and fire and rescue professionals. PINELLAS PARK, Fla., July, 2014 – Transitions Optical, Inc. and ESS announced the introduction of a new ballistic Crossbow eyeshield, using a Transitions® adaptive sun lens. The Crossbow Photochromic, […]