The T-Base-hosted webinar "Effective AODA Compliant Communications" with guest speaker Sarah White, Director of Accessibility Education and Consulting for People Access, a Division of Excellence Canada, is packed with expert advice for complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).
Here's a summary of the questions and answers that made up the T-Base webinar "Effective ADA Compliant Communications" with guest speaker Julia Sain, Executive Director at the Disability Rights & Resources, and co-host Blair MacPherson, Senior Account Manager at T-Base Communications.
In April, organizations and individuals spread awareness and strengthened resources to make this world a more accessible place. Here we’ve compiled our favourite accessibility-related stories from the month.
Ensuring your customer service representatives (CSRs) are up to speed on accessibility will help enhance the customer experience. CSRs must first understand why providing accessible customer service is important (to the customer and for business) and applicable accessibility legislation to fully grasp and appreciate the alternate formats your company offers and best serve customers who are blind, have low vision or are print restricted.
This week’s accessibility stories illustrate the continual innovation and push necessary for technologies and legislation surrounding accessibility. With recent publication of vision loss predicted to double and a demand for a more accessible Canada, the need for accessibility throughout technologies, legislation, and communications is anticipated to also be prevalent with regard to business strategies and agendas of companies and government organizations.