At 13 to buy a study tour for a while in both eyes, retinal damage provocandosi both a laser pointer and tip. An eye almost in danger of losing sight.
He is a boy of 13 years of Lucca, which almost completely lose the right eye of a game was ended badly: the story dates back more than a month ago. The child, on school trips outside Lucca, with her classmates, who were these penne laser so fashionable among young people, just bought on a stand: he was playing when he suddenly just appeared in their eyes, when it turned out he was.
When he returned home, the child began to complain of low vision: he could not concentrate well in one eye. His parents were “Meyer Children’s Hospital in Florence, where doctors diagnosed the lesions of the retina in both eyes. The adolescents, in fact, the laser light was originally in both eyes for a few moments later, the damage could be very serious.
As the lawyer said Arnaldo Belvedere, legal dell’Aduscons Tuscany, parents have become such things will not happen again, 4-diopter of the right eye, an injury that has lost not be corrected with the use of shows, precisely because of the nature of the injury. As for the left eye, but the injuries were less serious, but does not affect how your vision.
Now difficult to know who sells the laser pointer to the child, because it really is a very popular tool. The Aducons Tuscany emphasizes the need to ensure:
Unfortunately, there are counterfeit products, which are sold to minors easily, which can lead to serious consequences, as in this case.