Vision conditions impact the ability to see, either partially or completely. These may include glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, retinopathy or total blindness. Limitations could include blurriness, blind spots, floaters, tunnel vision or any other visual disturbances.
Accommodations for blindness are used to assist individuals without functional vision which impacts their ability to complete essential job tasks. These various types of items often accomplish this in the form of translating text into Braille or by reading information aloud to the user.
Low vision accommodations are used to assist individuals who have vision limitations that prevent them from completing essential job tasks. Items in this category include magnification software and devices, large print keyboards, and larger monitors.