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Accessibility of covid-19 vaccination and testing for people with sight loss.

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1585: tabled on 03 March 2021

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 35 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House recognises the need for all information regarding healthcare appointments and procedures to be made available in line with the Accessible Information Standard; further notes that reasonable adjustments should be made at covid-19 testing and vaccination centres to ensure that they are fully accessible; commends all NHS staff and volunteers for their work on the covid-19 vaccination rollout and urges the Government to adopt the guidelines produced by Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, RNIB and Thomas Pocklington Trust which aims to ensure a fully accessible covid-19 vaccination process for people with visual impairment.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 March 2021
Glasgow North
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 March 2021
Dundee West
Chamberlain, Wendy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2021
North East Fife
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 March 2021
North Ayrshire and Arran
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 March 2021
Livingston
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 March 2021
Arfon
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 March 2021
Glasgow North West
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 March 2021
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Barker, Paula
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2021
Liverpool, Wavertree
Wilson, Munira
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 March 2021
Twickenham
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 March 2021
Glasgow Central
Edwards, Jonathan
Independent
Signed on 9 March 2021
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Dorans, Allan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 March 2021
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Jardine, Christine
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2021
Edinburgh West
Hobhouse, Wera
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2021
Bath
Gwynne, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2021
Denton and Reddish
Robinson, Gavin
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 9 March 2021
Belfast East
Lockhart, Carla
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 9 March 2021
Upper Bann
Whitley, Mick
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2021
Birkenhead
Blackman, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2021
Harrow East
Slaughter, Andy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2021
Hammersmith
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 March 2021
Midlothian
Hill, Mike
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2021
Hartlepool
Eastwood, Colum
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 March 2021
Foyle
Girvan, Paul
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 March 2021
South Antrim
Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 12 March 2021
Ceredigion
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2021
Sheffield South East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2021
Hayes and Harlington
Johnson, Kim
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2021
Liverpool, Riverside

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.