Eye Injuries From Foreign Objects: A Guide For First Aid
When a foreign object becomes lodged in your eye, those who don't know how to properly respond to the injury may inadvertently end up doing more damage to the eye. Be sure to follow the correct first aid response, should you or someone you know suffer a puncture, scratch, or scrape from a foreign object stuck in the eye. Call 9-1-1 or get to the hospital immediately. A foreign object lodging in the eye is one of the most serious of eye injuries, and it requires immediate medical attention.