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Merritt Island Location
228 S Courtenay Pkwy
Across from Dollar General
Call: 321-616-7077

Rockledge Location
1982 US-1 #101
On the corner of US1 and Eyster Blvd, just south of Dunkin’ Donuts
Call: 321-617-5505

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Protecting Your Eyes

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  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.