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Eye Injury

Shock

Chemical

  1. Hold the eyelids apart and flush the eyeball with running lukewarm water until ambulance arrives. Do not let run-off water get into other eye.
  2. Place a gauze or cloth pad over injured eye and secure with a bandage.

Cut, Scratch or Embedded Object

  1. Place a gauze or cloth pad over injured eye and loosely secure with a bandage.
  2. DO NOT try to remove an embedded object.
  3. Get to an eye specialist or an emergency room immediately.
     
 
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