Specsavers Corporate Eyecare has introduced a free new resource to help employers spread the message about the risks and legal requirements relating to occupational driving.
The company is supplying an actual-size number plate, with a 20.5m length of ribbon attached so that employees are able to check for themselves whether they would pass the basic legal requirement for driver eyesight.
Suzanne Randall, corporate account manager at Specsavers Corporate Eyecare, said: “The ribbon and number plate is a physical reminder of just how rudimentary the minimum requirements are for driver eyesight. According to the road safety charity, Brake, one in six drivers would fail an eye test, so this could prove a valuable exercise
For a free copy of the Driving For Work materials, call: 0115 933 0800, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org