Vision plays a vital role in driving, and as a driver it’s important that you ensure you have the best vision possible.

To mark Road Safety Week, taking place from 16-22 November, The College of Optometrists has issued advice to drivers encouraging them to ensure their vision is up to standard before getting behind the wheel. The advice comes following research conducted by The College showing that two-thirds (66%) of British adults admit to experiencing blurred vision and a third (35%) believe their vision has markedly deteriorated in the past two years.

Further information and advice to help look after your eyes can be found on The College’s Look After Your Eyes website: www.lookafteryoureyes.org