Prevent Blindness Tristate celebrates National Eye Safety Month by kicking off its Eye Safety Awards program.



Prevent Blindness Tristate Announces Kick-off of its Workplace Eye Safety Awards program during National Workplace Eye Safety Month.



New Haven, CT(March 7, 2012)– The workplace can be a dangerous place for the eyes.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were 25,230 reported eye injuries in one year alone that required time away from work


In honor of National Workplace Eye Safety Month, Prevent Blindness Tri-State has kicked-off its annual eye safety awards program called” Eyes on America’s Workplace Eye Safety Award”. Through this program, Prevent Blindness Tristate (PBTS) invites companies to apply for a eye safety award and gives employers an opportunity to be recognized for their excellent workplace eye safety records. Applications for this award can be found on the PBTS web site.


The application deadline for the Awards program is June 1.”


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