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Section 508 Refresh – Next Steps for Federal Agencies & Their Vendors

While the wheels of the legislative branch turn slowly, it is recommended that federal agencies and their vendors start getting to know WCAG 2.0 and.

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Section 508 Refresh – RTT Functionality, Interoperability Requirements, & Miscellaneous Additions

RTT Functionality The Section 508 Refresh would require that whenever two-way voice communication is provided, real-time text (RTT) functionality be provided to allow for comparable.

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Section 508 Refresh – WCAG 2.0, Functional Performance & Tech Requirements

The Section 508 Refresh recognizes the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 as the success criteria applicable to websites, electronic documents, and software. This brings.

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Section 508 Refresh – Changes in Electronic Documents

Electronic documents will be explicitly addressed in the Section 508 Refresh. Electronic documents are arguably covered under the current standards especially when posted to websites, but.

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Section 508 Refresh – Information and Communications Technology (ICT)

Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (as amended 1998) (29 USC § 794d) requires that when U.S. Federal government agencies develop, procure, maintain,.

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Section 508 Refresh – It’s Coming Soon!

Section 508 standards are federal acquisition requirements that apply to information and communications technology (ICT) that is developed, procured, maintained, or used by federal agencies..

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Section 508 Refresh Timing Confirmed

At the M-Enabling Summit today, David Capozzi, Executive Director of the U.S. Access Board, confirmed the Board is working to publish the final rule updating.

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Section 508 Accessibility Forum Notes – Measuring Your 508 Program

In my last four posts I shared notes from plenary sessions and workshops I attended at last week’s  2015 Section 508 Interagency Accessibility Forum for Federal.

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Section 508 Accessibility Forum Notes – Accessibility at Google

Last week’s 2015 Section 508 Interagency Accessibility Forum hosted by the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) featured a plenary session sharing Google’s challenges and.

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Section 508 Accessibility Forum Notes – GSA/OGP Section 508 Program

At last week’s 2015 Section 508 Interagency Accessibility Forum for Federal Government employees and contractors, one of the workshops I sat in on outlined GSA’s Office.

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