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Jake Berry in 'noisy cars' bid to help the blind
10:00pm Wednesday 10th October 2012 in News
ROSSENDALE MP Jake Berry has thrown his weight behind a campaign for the safety of blind people.
Guide Dogs for the Blind, is calling for new electric cars to be fitted with noise generators.
Mr Berry said: “Some electric vehicles are so quiet that they may only be heard one second before impact. That is a scary statistic for any pedestrian, but especially for those who are blind or partially-sighted.”