If you are a regular driver then I would always recommend that you have a regular eye test.

The report also found that:

• 17% of people have never had an eye test• 81% of people were overdue an eye test
• 62% required a new prescriptionIt is vital that you look after your eyesight and a crucial step is to have regular eye tests

These are the national guidelines for having eye tests:

• Up to 15 years old – every year
• 16 to 69 – every two years
• 70 years and older – every year
• Patients with diabetes or glaucoma – every year
• 40 years and over with an immediate relative suffering from glaucoma – every year

Don’t forget there are many instances when eye tests are free. 

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