Understanding disability requires the acknowledgement that everyone is different. We may look like our brothers, sisters or other family members. We will have similar characteristics, strengths, and weaknesses to others. However, there are no two people that are the same. Identical twins may have the same genetic makeup however, environmental differences as they grow make […]
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Living in a world that heavily relies on auditory communication can present unique challenges for those with hearing impairments. However, advancements in technology and various strategies have empowered individuals with hearing loss to access information in ways that were once unimaginable. Sign Langauge, Lip reading Sign language and lip reading are invaluable tools for
Digital accessibility plays a crucial role in improving workplace health and safety. By ensuring that digital tools, platforms, and information are accessible to all employees, regardless of their abilities or disabilities, organisations can create a safer and more inclusive work environment. Braille, Screen Readers Individuals with vision impairment often rely on screen readers, software that
Digital accessibility plays a crucial role in improving workplace health and safety. By ensuring that digital tools, platforms, and information are accessible to all employees, regardless of their abilities or disabilities, organisations can create a safer and more inclusive work environment. Communication Emergency Situations: In times of emergencies, accessible digital communication ensures that everyone, including
Social media has become an important part of many people’s lives. However, important that social media platforms are accessible to everyone, regardless of their abilities. Digital accessibility ensures that individuals with disabilities can navigate and engage with content seamlessly. Here are some tips to help you to do that. Image Description When posting images, provide
The journey towards inclusivity in the workplace has seen considerable progress, but individuals with disabilities still encounter both opportunities and challenges. In this blog, we’ll delve into the employment landscape for people with disabilities. Opportunity Many forward-thinking companies in the actively promote diversity and inclusion. These initiatives not only foster a more welcoming environment but
For many, the use of a computer mouse is second nature, enabling easy navigation through the digital world. However, ensuring that this fundamental tool is accessible to everyone, including those with diverse abilities, is a critical aspect of creating an inclusive online experience. The humble computer mouse has come a long way since its inception.
Digital content is the primary source of information and communication in today’s world. Every person has their own preference in the way that they access the information. One of the key elements of digital accessibility is the proper use of headings, which plays a vital role in making web content more understandable and navigable for
The next step is really easy. Ensure all resources that were mentioned during the meeting including links, and other documents are emailed to the attendees. Check that the resources are accessible. If they are not, let the authors know and request them to update documents to meet WCAG Standard 2.1 Level AA.
On the Day of the meeting, it is important to keep your accessibility considerations in mind. Be aware of any changes to attendees requirements on the day. People can and do have accidents etc which may necessitate a change in their requirements. Adjustments may need to be made to cater for this. Before the meeting: