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Eye Work With You Too Research Project

Only one in four blind and partially sighted people of working age are in employment. This report aims to better understand the barriers faced by people with sight loss in the workplace.

Posted Monday, 21 November 2022 News type: Research Report

Labour Force Survey

We carry out an analysis of the national quarterly UK Labour Force Survey (LFS). The results give a detailed employment profile of people with sight loss and the issues they face.

Posted Friday, 7 May 2021 News type: Research Report

Employment facts and stats 2020

Issues faced around employment represent one of the biggest barriers to equal participation for blind and partially sighted people.

Posted Monday, 8 March 2021 News type: Research Report

Employment for blind and partially sighted people in 2019

Sight loss should not impact someone's job prospects and yet, one of the biggest barriers to equal participation for blind and partially sighted people is issues faced around employment.

Posted Monday, 2 March 2020 News type: Research Report

Employment status and sight loss 2017

This report brings together a detailed analysis of the findings from our My Voice survey, the Labour Force Survey (published quarterly by the Office of National Statistics), DWP administrative data, and Network 1000 (research carried out by the University of Birmingham in 2005 – 2007).

Posted Thursday, 2 March 2017 News type: Research Report

Understanding how the onset of sight loss affects employment

This research paper looks at newly registered blind and partially sighted people and their employment status and experiences.

Posted Thursday, 15 October 2015 News type: Research Report

The jobs blind and partially sighted people do

Posted Wednesday, 14 October 2015 News type: Research Report

Access to Work - Cost benefit analysis

RNIB commissioned the Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion to carry out a cost benefit analysis of the Government's Access to Work scheme.

Posted Saturday, 5 September 2015 News type: Research Report

Tackling unemployment for blind and partially sighted people

Posted Wednesday, 1 May 2013 News type: Research Report