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2011-03-01 15:26:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- By this time of year, many adults are eager to lie on the beach and read a book while the kids swim in the pool and build sandcastles on the beach. These spring break activities are fun, but they can also be harmful if the necessary precautions aren't taken. "Many people are aware of the risks of the sun's ultraviolet radiation on the skin, but often, they do not realize the dangerous effects on the eyes," said Dr. Mark Lynn, owner and/or...

2011-03-01 15:25:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 1, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- By this time of year, many adults are eager to lie on the beach and read a book while the kids swim in the pool and build sandcastles on the beach. These spring break activities are fun, but they can also be harmful if the necessary precautions aren't taken. "Many people are aware of the risks of the sun's ultraviolet radiation on the skin, but often, they do not realize the dangerous effects on the eyes," said Dr. Mark Lynn, owner and/or...

2011-01-12 00:01:27

ProSafetyEquipment.com offers over a thousand safety products made by over a hundred brands. This new website emphasizes worker protection and promises to be the definitive online warehouse for anyone looking to purchase safety equipment. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 11, 2011 Businesses working with heavy equipment, dangerous machinery or other potentially hazardous materials or situations, take note! A company is only as good as the people who get the work done, and preventing injuries...

2011-01-12 00:01:24

The nation's recent snowy winter weather may have had commuters stranded, but ski and snowboard fans are moving fast on the slopes. Defog It antifog reminds snow sports enthusiasts that the ability to clearly see the trail, hazards and fellow snow-lovers is a critical safety issue and offers a 5-point vision safety checklist. Valley View, Ohio (Vocus/PRWEB) January 12, 2011 The nation's recent snowy winter weather may have had commuters stranded, but ski and snowboard fans are moving fast...

2010-12-31 00:00:55

When it comes to worries about children's winter sports injuries, most parents think of broken ankles and wrists. But Defog It antifog reminds parents that skiers and snowboarders need to take care of their eyes, too, and offers a simple 4-point safety checklist. Valley View, OH (Vocus) December 30, 2010 When it comes to worries about children's winter sports injuries, most parents think of broken ankles and wrists. But Defog It antifog reminds parents that skiers and snowboarders need...

2010-12-07 23:01:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each day nearly 2,000 American workers suffer from avoidable workplace eye injuries that require medical treatment. Despite the risk of eye injury, many workers bypass appropriate precautions to protect their eyes. Today The Vision Council, with the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), announced the release of a new issue brief, Eye Safety At-a-Glance: Protecting Your Vision at Work, about the importance of protecting eyes...

2010-11-10 09:11:00

PINELLAS PARK, Fla., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Bringing Transitions Optical's "Get Sighted" initiative to a national level, actor Erik Estrada of the famed 1970's TV show "CHiPs," along with optometrist Larry Lampert, is raising awareness about the importance of healthy sight among consumers across the country. Over the past few months, Estrada, as a Healthy Sight Officer, has already led the Healthy Sight Patrol through the streets of New York City and at the Transitions Championship...

2010-10-26 00:01:41

World's First Ballistic Eye Pro Built to Work with Hearing Pro/Comm Gear Sun Valley, ID (PRWEB) October 25, 2010 Eye Safety Systems, Inc. (ESS) today announced the introduction of a new ballistic eyeshield: the Crossbow Suppressorâ“ž¢. The first eyewear designed specifically for use under ear cup hearing protection and communications gear, the Crossbow Suppressorâ“ž¢ maintains the effectiveness of such devices and eliminates...

2010-10-21 16:56:00

DENVER, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to working and playing in the great outdoors, many Americans know they should keep their skin protected from the sun; however, a new survey from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Transitions Optical, Inc. indicates that the majority of active participants are unaware of the potential damage the sun can have on their eyes - and the eyes of their children - when they are outside. The results of an online omnibus survey of 2,500 Americans...


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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'