a subject is visually impaired when the corrected visual acuity in the best eye is between 3/10 and 1/20
Visual impairment is a significant reduction of your visual ability that cannot be completely corrected with ordinary glasses, contact lenses, medical treatment and/or surgery. This condition can affect people of all ages, and is caused by functional alterations in your vision.
At home, work, or school, visual impairment has an impact on daily activities such as reading, writing, personal hygiene, personal autonomy and more.
According to the WHO, a person is declared visually impaired when vision in the best eye is within 3/10 and 1/20 after correction.
In particular, Italian law classifies visual impairment into the following categories:
La Filottica offers video magnifiers, support systems such as aplanatic optics, galilean or keplerian optics, magnifying software for personal computer devices, and additional accessories.
These devices provide substantial help, allowing customers with visual impairment to read, write, and carry out their normal daily routines.
La Filottica operates within the Italian National Health Service and arranges leasing agreements for customers who qualify for this service. We also offer support to get all the paperwork complete and in order.
Exclusively at La Filottica the eyewear of AKIRA ISHIWATARI Design Studio, in detail the three brands: pLAtOy, TinToy and Rockets.
Akira Ishiwatari was born and raised in Tokyo and is the creative mind on which the entire brand is based. The fusion of oriental culture and trends with European and American ones has strongly inspired the design of these glasses. The name pLAtOy, pun which means “play plastic toys”,