Interesting Fact - Driving
According to research carried out by road safety charity Brake, 1 in 3 visually-impaired drivers make two journeys each week without their glasses or contact lenses.
(The excuses given include:-
- 'I forgot to put glasses on/contacts in'
- 'I was only planning to drive a short distance'
- 'It was too sunny so I swapped my glasses for sunglasses'
- 'My eyes felt dry/tired so I took my lenses out'
- 'I have broken my glasses and can't afford to replace them'