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
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 […]
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 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.
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.) 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, […]
New Brand is Only Line of Protective Eyewear for Children. Certified to ATSM and ANSI Standards Paris & Overland Park, Kan July 2014 – In recent years, there has been a significant increase in the number of children participating in organized sports. These younger athletes are taking to the fields, gymnasiums and rinks with an […]