Fiona Anderson, president of the International Opticians Association says, “I wholeheartedly support this campaign & have already gone online & signed the petition & would urge my fellow opticians to do the same. Any lives saved as a result of this initiative is a huge bonus. It is estimated around 3,000 casualties of road traffic accidents in the United Kingdom can be attributed to drivers with defective vision. I find this figure is staggering and the time to reduce this number is now.” You can access the petition by clicking on the following link: