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What to do with a Fireworks or sparklers injury

This is what to do for a fireworks or sparklers eye injury:

  1. Immediately seek medical attention

  2. Don't rinse your eyes

  3. Don't rub your eyes

  4. Don't apply pressure to the eyes

  5. Don't try and remove any objects that are stuck in the eye

  6. Don't put anything in the eye such as ointment or lotion

  7. Don't take any blood-thinning pain medications such as aspirin or ibuprofen

An emergency A&E eye service is available at The Western Eye Hospital, 153-173 Marylebone Rd, Marylebone, London, NW1 5QH (available 24hrs), Tel: 020 3312 6666, or go to your nearest A&E emergency eye clinic.

Wishing everyone a safe and fun #bonfirenight #fireworksaftety #Hounslow #health

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