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Sight Impaired

Volume 488: debated on Tuesday 3 March 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what guidelines his Department follows in respect of making printed materials and forms accessible to people suffering red/green colour blindness. (245714)

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) follows the Central Office of Information (COI) recommendation that the use of red and green together as text/background should be avoided. DECC also follows the COI recommendation that using yellow and blue together should also be avoided.