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Why Is Public Transit Still Inaccessible?

The year was 1978. The city of Denver had recently debuted a fleet of new buses that were supposed to make...

Research and Stats 5 min read
The Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA) provides protections for people with disabilities that need to travel with their...
Research and Stats 3 min read
A well-developed user story can serve as a powerful tool in the design and development of user-oriented features....
Technology and Innovation 4 min read
Josh Basile has a number of small accommodations he regularly asks for from customer service representatives. He...
Employment 3 min read
Despite the Build Back Better Act including the word disability only 39 times and accessibility just 9 times...
Research and Stats 4 min read
In 2021, holiday air travel is expected to rebound to pre-pandemic levels. The Transportation Security...
Research and Stats 5 min read
It is crucial that employees are trained and prepared to interact with customers with disabilities. A core tenant...
Research and Stats 5 min read
Currently, in version ES6, JavaScript has come to be used for everything from adding basic interactions to a page...
Research 3 min read
I’m not invisible, I’m an original/ I’m so much more than what you see or what you bargained for—Lyrics from...
Research and Stats 3 min read
In today’s world, assistive technology is a catch-all term describing a broad category of original, modified, or...
Technology and Innovation 6 min read

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Do All Deaf People Use Sign Language?

When you encounter someone who is deaf or hard-of-hearing, your first instinct may be to use your hands to communicate. Maybe you’re fluent in...

Research and Stats 2 min read
One in four U.S. adults – or 61 million Americans – has a disability. Each one of those is a potential employee,...
Legal 3 min read
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law in 1990 to prohibit discrimination against people...
Legal 3 min read
If your business requires a sales or service counter, it’s important to ensure the counter meets a set of...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
One simple way clothing stores, mall outlets, gyms and fitness boutiques can build loyalty with the one in four...
Physical Accessibility 3 min read
During the course of our lives, we all encounter challenges and hardships, sometimes severe. People with...
Research and Stats 3 min read
With all the fear generated by the increasing number of published legal cases, no one wants to be on the wrong...
Digital Accessibility 5 min read
All organizations face financial resource pressures at different times. Today’s challenges in particular make it...
Research and Stats 4 min read
Ableism is perhaps the single most important disability-related keyword that exists besides the term "disability"...
Research and Stats 5 min read
A few decades ago, people who were diagnosed with a disability were pigeonholed into a category and often set on a...
Research and Stats 5 min read