Fireworks eye safety
Fireworks have long been associated with celebrations, captivating audiences with their vibrant displays of light and color. However, it’s crucial to remember that fireworks are not just innocent sources of entertainment. They come with inherent risks and dangers, particularly when handled by untrained individuals. By raising awareness about fireworks safety, we hope to ensure that celebrations remain accident-free for everyone involved.
Personal fireworks, such as firecrackers, bottle rockets, and Roman candles, may seem harmless when viewed from afar. However, the reality is far from it. In untrained hands, these pyrotechnic… Continue reading
With the changes in outdoor gatherings this year, many large fireworks displays have been cancelled. So that leaves families bringing the fireworks celebrations closer to home releasing fireworks in their own backyards. Each year, thousands of people are injured by fireworks in June and July and almost half of those injured are children and teenagers. Over a thousand of those are eye injuries.
There are certain precautions you can take to prevent eye injury or at least decrease the risk. Even when using sparklers, make sure that… Continue reading