disability

Happy World Sight Day

On the second Thursday of October, people all around the world celebrate World Sight Day. This global event draws attention…

8 months ago

Happy Birthday, ADA! 33 Years of Success with Many More to Come.

Happy birthday, ADA! Quick Takeaways The law that greatly improved the civil rights and equal treatment of people with disabilities,…

2 years ago

What’s Next for High School Graduates with Blindness?

High School Graduation; A Time to Celebrate and a Time To Look Toward the Future What does high school graduation…

2 years ago

Serving Blind Customers at a Restaurant?

Understand What it’s Like for Your Customers with Blindness If you work in the restaurant or hospitality industry, you’ve seen…

2 years ago

What Government Administrators Need to Know About Disability Compliance

Government administrators must be aware of accessibility laws. The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and the Rehabilitation Act…

3 years ago

ADA Compliance in Banking: Beyond the Wheelchair and Brailled ATMs

If your institution doesn’t offer services to customers with disabilities—about one in five people in the United States—then someone else…

4 years ago

During a Natural Disaster, Accessible Communication is Critical

Since Hurricane Irma hit the west coast of Florida, I have debated the appropriate time to address the realities of…

7 years ago

ADA Makes Americans with Disabilities Feel Welcome

As a business owner, all anticipation builds for the launch—the day that the “doors open”. In fact, this anticipation is…

7 years ago

Accessibility in Banking- Giving Access Gets You Access

Recently, a law firm filed dozens of ADA website accessibility lawsuits in Pittsburgh federal court and sent hundreds of demand…

8 years ago

The Time to be an Accessibility Advocate for Higher Education Begins at Birth; Be the Voice

The Americans with Disabilities Act, Amendments Act of 2008 and the 2008 Higher Education Opportunity Act have opened many pathways…

8 years ago