Guide Dogs: Fireworks – Petitions Committee report published!

8 November 2019
Source: Guide Dogs

Loud bangs, fizzing and crackling sounds and flashes in the sky are commonplace this time of year with traditions and religious celebrations taking place from October to January. In April, many guide dog owners told Guide Dogs how fireworks impact on them and their dog and, they included these comments in our response to the Petitions Committee’s enquiry into the

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Look after your eyes: Top tips for protection against fireworks

3 November 2016
Source: Look after your eyes

If you are handling, lighting or intend to be within close range of fireworks you should take precautions to protect your eyes. There are scores of eye injuries caused by fireworks every year which could be prevented by safety advice available: Here Further safety information is available on the College of Optometrists fact sheet attached below.        

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College Of Optometrists Protect Your Eyes Around Fireworks
College Of Optometrists Protect Your Eyes Around Fireworks
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