AOP research shows tougher laws still needed on vision for driving

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18 November 2019
Source: Association of Optometrists

The Association of Optometrists (AOP) is encouraging optical professionals across the sector to support this year’s Road Safety Week (18-24 November 2019) by sharing it’s ‘Don’t swerve a sight test’ campaign resources. The call comes in response to the AOP’s most recent Voice of Optometry survey findings which reveal an increase in the number of motorists being asked to stop

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Association of Optometrists response to Government Road Safety Statement 2019

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22 July 2019
Source: Association of Optometrists

The Association of Optometrists (AOP) welcomes the Government’s commitment to consider mandatory eyesight tests for older drivers, set out in The Road Safety Statement 2019 published today. The report and action plan, released by the Department for Transport, addresses a host of road safety issues including medical fitness to drive. It rightly highlights the importance of good eyesight for road

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