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...The charity’s statement added, “With local lockdowns on the rise across the U.K., it is unacceptable that disabled people may be unable to access information about support available in their area.”
Predictably, just as with the evolving pandemic, poor web accessibility is a global cross-border issue.
Last week also saw the publication of research undertaken by the U.S, nonprofit Miami Lighthouse for the Blind which identified accessibility flaws in the election websites of 12 key battleground states.
As web accessibility lawsuits make national headlines with high profile cases against Domino's, Winn-Dixie and even Beyoncé Knowles everyone from global brands to small local businesses to ask, "what about me?"
According to an article in the LA Times, this led to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce voicing concerns about the potential for a “tsunami of litigation” and judges “imposing a nationwide website-accessibility mandate.”
Traditional techniques for building accessibility requirements into a website can be extremely time and labor intensive, potentially translating to thousands of dollars and weeks of coding. Retrofitting an existing site can be just as costly. Plus, maintaining compliance means manual updates every time new content is added to the site.
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