RE: People with disabilities - document access compliance

Subject: RE: People with disabilities - document access compliance
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: 'David Tinsley' <dtinsley -at- ndigital -dot- com>, "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 7 Jul 2011 08:47:37 -0700

David Tinsley wrote:

> I have been tasked with investigating what I need to do to ensure our
> technical documentation complies with the Accessibility for People with
> Disabilities Act (specifically in Ontario).
> Does anyone have any experience with this sort of legislation? How much
> effort do you have to put in to ensure compliance? I work in a high
> tech field with some very long complicated documents that would be time
> consuming, as well as expensive, to reproduce in other formats.
> The only thing I do at the moment is take into account the use of
> colour and colour blindness issues.

You might want to mention what your deliverables are.

Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
303-223-5111
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rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom
303-903-6372
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