"Keeping a safe distance will be a problem": blind people during coronavirus
Barcelona, Spain Breaking News May 20 @ 8:28am
Miquel is a journalist and one of the voices of an Spanish radio station. Since the start of the health alert, he is working at home because he is in the risk group.
There are around 73.000 blind persons in Spain.
“Keeping the safety distance will be a brutal problem because dogs are not trained to keep it. Also, if we have to go out with gloves, it won’t help us either. For us gloves are like a mask for a person who sees. We are guided by touch. This young journalist adds that "we need people to talk to us in order to keep our distance".