registered blind

registered blind

A status of physical impairment which, in the UK, requires the following visual acuity (VA) test results:
• VA < 3/60 with a full field of vision (FoV);
• VA of 3/60 to 6/60 with a severely reduced FoV (e.g., tunnel vision);
• VA > 6/60 or above but with a severely reduced FoV, especially if the sight is missing in the lower field.
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Lorraine Warnock, 38, is registered blind but does have limited vision.
Guildford crown court heard Claus also attacked a pal who is registered blind and two policemen, and rode a motorbike around Woking in the buff.
The outgoing nine-year-old is showing off his trampolining skills - despite him being registered blind.
Andy Terry, who has been registered blind for 16 years, says he was asked by Fairbourne Mini Mart owner Robert North to get out of the Gwynedd store.
Since November last year, it has been completely free for those registered blind or partially sighted.
The move is in tribute to Maxine's mother, Norma Reynolds, who is registered blind after initially losing her right eye as a result of glaucoma from Type 2 diabetes.
g HUDDERSFIELD residents who are registered blind are being reminded they are entitled to 50% off the cost of a TV licence.
Future Contract Opportunity: WLCHCP have a requirement to provide the following services for adults and children resident in West Lothian who are registered blind or partially sighted, services being based on assessed need.
Former England winger Dave Thomas, who played 13 games for Boro in 1982, now has glaucoma and is registered blind.
They provide a weekly bilingual tape of local news to anyone who is registered blind or partially sighted, as well as a bi-monthly magazine tape.
Newcastle City Council deputy leader Joyce McCarty was accompanied on her walk around the city centre by regional campaigns officer, Lucy Dixon, from Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), and local residents and campaigners Hazel Hyland and Angus Huntley, who are both registered blind.
His vision gradually deteriorated, until he was registered blind four years ago.
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