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Sight Impaired

Volume 486: debated on Monday 12 January 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what guidelines his Department follows in respect of making printed materials and forms accessible to people suffering red/green colour blindness. (245717)

The Department follows Royal National Institute of Blind People ‘See it Right’ guidelines in the production of its publications. This includes guidelines on the use of red and green in printed materials. All departmental publications are published through Central Office for Information, which has a policy of adherence to these guidelines.