Legal action on accessible web sites in USA

Here’s the press release from the New York State Attorney General’s Office: SPITZER AGREEMENT TO MAKE WEB SITES ACCESSIBLE TO THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED.

As far as I know, this is the first major legal case in the U.S. where .com web sites are made to provide accessible web sites. The sites are Ramada.com and Priceline.com.

Author: Davin Granroth

Davin is Chief Operating Officer for Covenant Eyes, Inc. in Owosso, MI, USA, where he gets to mix his background in user experience design, research, and strategy with the operation of a software company. For more, see his LinkedIn profile.

3 thoughts on “Legal action on accessible web sites in USA”

  1. My advice to you, Davin, is to put all of these cool web design related posts in a place where your business clients and prospects can read them! Then reserve your more humorous and personal psots for this page.

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