Website ADA Compliance
Is your Website ADA compliant? If the answer is “I don’t know,” don’t feel bad, many companies do not know either. For that matter, many businesses are not aware Websites have to be ADA compliant. So we’ve provided Website ADA compliance information for you!
Although your company may be in the dark about Website ADA compliance, it does not mean you are exempt.
Here is what you need to know:
ADA compliance is short for the American with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design.
More than a decade ago, The US Department of Justice announced all public organizations must to be accessible to people with disabilities. This includes accessibility to digital information (Websites) on computers and smaller devices such as a mobile phones and tablets
WCAG, or Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, are guidelines used to improve accessibility. If a Website is not ADA compliant, the business is at risk for a lawsuit and additional fees, for being non-compliant with ADA standards.
Today, more than 70 million people in the US have a disability. Being ADA compliant not only helps the disabled, but potentially increases your customer/client base, so it is a win-win situation.
How can InterCon help?
We will assess your Website based on the WCAG ADA compliance guidelines. Thereafter, we will submit our findings and outline the remedies that must be taken to make your Website ADA compliant.
If you have questions regarding Website ADA compliance, give us a call, 440.514.3666 or complete the online form.