Chemical-related eye injuries involved splashes of liquid agricultural chemicals (two cases) and fungicidal dust (one case); the fourth incident involved discovery of an eye injury in a child who had exited a chemical storage shed, although the details of the injury could not be ascertained.
HAVING fully recovered from the eye injury sustained on Ireland duty during the Six Nations, Tomas O'Leary is back into contention for Munster selection this week and could feature against the Ospreys on Saturday.
Michael Pert, defending, referred to evidence given by Dr Robert Sunderland, a consultant pediatrician at Birmingham Children's Hospital, who said a sub-dural haemorrhage, and the eye injury, could be caused by a low level fall.
BURBANK - A Burbank police detective suffered a minor eye injury on New Year's Day while working with a group of officers to disperse partygoers who tried to prevent them from arresting a suspected drunk man, officials said Wednesday.
In a joint policy statement of the American Academy of Pediatrics and American Academy of Ophthalmology, it is highlighted that appropriate eye protectors can reduce the risk of significant eye injury by at least 90% when properly fitted.