Winter can have its hazards. This entails snow storms, icy roads and slow commutes to work. We all know that sunglasses are not just a fashion accessory but it's also imperative for the health of our eyes. Winter poses more danger of damage to the eye than summer. The Minnesota Optometric Association (MOA) advises wearing protective sunglasses especially during winter months.
The MOA released a good read and it's definitely informative. Here's the link.