Telescopic aids have been advocated for meeting visual acuity requirements for driver licensing. Safeguards and danagers of such devices are discussed. Using telescopic spectacles, a controlled road driving test proved that the wearer was made unfit to drive. Licensing requirements should not permit telescopic spectacles except in rare exceptional circumstances. /HSRI/

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: p. 24-32
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 20

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00144173
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-024-1-115
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 13 1977 12:00AM