Atwater, Kristin M.
December 2004
Government Product News;Dec2004, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p3
Trade Publication
Reports that the Industries for the Blind of New York State Inc. (IBNYS) will supply boot kits manufactured by visually impaired workers to the state's police. Contents of the kit; Collaboration of IBNYS with the Northeastern Association of the Blind in manufacturing the kits; Information on the Preferred Source Program.


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