The One Person That Can’t Use Your Site Could Cost You Millions

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Think about it: it only takes one person who can't use your website or app to bring a lawsuit. But that one person represents hundreds, if not thousands of other users who likely gave us using your site in frustration. Continue Reading The One Person That Can’t Use Your Site Could Cost You Millions

Inaccessible Course Materials Leads to Another Higher Education ADA Settlement

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Louisiana Tech University has become the latest higher education institution to settle with the Justice Department over inaccessible course materials. The settlement is a result of the university using course materials that were inaccessible to blind students, in violation of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA). Higher ed settlement ensures new accessibility policies The student who initially made the complaint was not able to access… Continue Reading Inaccessible Course Materials Leads to Another Higher Education ADA Settlement

Breaking News: Bank of America Settlement Announced

Bank of America announced today that they have entered into a structured settlement to make its mobile and security applications accessible and ADA compliant. From the press release: As part of its long-standing commitment to customers with visual impairments, Bank of America announced today that it is enhancing the accessibility of its award-winning Online and Mobile Banking security features. Bank of America's security features allow customers… Continue Reading Breaking News: Bank of America Settlement Announced

Monster.com to be the First Fully Accessible Site in the Job Search Industry

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On January 30th, representatives from Monster.com, the National Federation of the Blind, the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind, and the Massachusetts Attorney General gave a press conference announcing that Monster.com has partnered with the NFB to become the first company in the job search industry to provide fully accessible content. Monster Worldwide CIO, Mark Conway stated: "Over the past year the team at Monster has been working closely with teams from… Continue Reading Monster.com to be the First Fully Accessible Site in the Job Search Industry