Drivers urged to take vital sight test this Road Safety Week

18 November 2016

With an estimated 2,900 road casualties caused by poor vision every year the Optical Confederation (OC) is joining forces with charity Brake to urge drivers to take a sight test this Road Safety Week.  

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Optical Confederation has eyes on diabetes for World Diabetes Day

14 November 2016

The Optical Confederation (OC)  welcomes the eye health focus of this year’s World Diabetes Day  but warns that screening for diabetic eye disease is not a substitute for a full sight test and regular eye care.

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Devon Local Optical Committee visits Westminster to lobby local MPs on issues facing community eye care across Devon

3 November 2016

The Devon Local Optical Committee visited Westminster on Tuesday 25th October for a roundtable discussion with the Devon MPs hosted by Neil Parish, MP for Tiverton and Honiton.

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