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Disabilities act looks to expand into world of cyberspace

Emergency call centers could be equipped to communicate by text message. Websites might need to be programmed to speak to blind users. Movie theaters might have to install technology to allow the deaf to read captions on small screens mounted at their seats. These and other proposals will be on the agenda this week as […]

Celebrating 20 Years of the American Disabilities Act

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) marked its 20th anniversary recently. Although there are differing opinions regarding how helpful or effective the ADA has been, there is a wealth of useful disability employment-related data available in the ADA toolkit compiled by the ADA National Network by DBTAC www.adaanniversary.org/ Of particular note is the effort being […]

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