A collection of views from around the UK on topics related to the theme of Road Safety Week. These blogs are aimed to inform and inspire people to take action and raise awareness during Road Safety Weekand beyond. Contributions are from Brake staff, volunteers, partners, researchers and campaigners. Views expressed are those of the contributor and do not necessarily represent those of Brake or its employees.
Having good eyesight is one of the most basic requirements for safe driving. Research shows that poor vision increases a driver’s risk of crashing as it limits their ability to recognise hazards and affects reaction times.1