Vision and Driving

There has been increasing pressure on the government and the DVLA in recent years to raise awareness of the laws surrounding vision and driving and to tighten the regulations on visual standards for driving. Why – because 2900 road casualties a year are caused by drivers having poor vision.   “2900 road casualties a year…

Welcome back Alison.

I am so happy to be able to say that I will officially be back at work from Monday 10th September all be it semi-retired. As many of you know, I was diagnosed with breast cancer in November 2018 and finally finished all my treatment in July. The doctors and nurses at Treliske (Headland Unit,…

Sunglasses

Why should I wear sunglasses?

Recent research carried out by YouGov on behalf of the eye research charity Fight for Sight has found that over 50% of adults in the UK admit to not wearing ultraviolet (UV) protective eyewear whilst outdoors. “50% of adults in the UK admit to not wearing ultraviolet (UV) protective eyewear whilst outdoors” Why should I…