Optometrist under pressure to perform blows whistle on employer at GOC hearing.

An optometrist employed at Specsavers in Coventry has told of a culture of excessive bonuses for staff who are encouraged to over-prescribe glasses.

The whistleblower – who has worked for the self-titled “UK’s must trusted Optician” for almost two years – exposes some truly shocking details, with tales of mis-selling products as a result of high sales targets.

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