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The Impact of COVID-19 on People with Disabilities

Written by: Shannon George

Original Presentation Date: May 5, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly impacted the world we live in. While some changes may influence society for the better, most have negative impact on the day-to-day lives of vulnerable populations worldwide which includes people with disabilities.

Level Access CEO Tim Springer explored how COVID-19 and the resulting reliance on online self-service adds new challenges for people with disabilities. Learn simple steps every organization can take to minimize the impact and support users of all ages and abilities.

Webinar resources include the recording, slides, and CART transcript. 

About the Speaker:

Tim Springer HeadshotTim Springer

CEO at Level Access

A well-known expert and popular speaker on digital accessibility and user experience, Tim has dedicated over two decades to ensuring that technology will not only meet regulatory standards for accessibility, but also support real world use by individuals with disabilities. He has provided compliance solutions and support for well over 1000 public- and private-sector organizations, advising on digital accessibility regulations, technical challenges, and best practices to successfully achieve accessibility. As the creator and designer of Level Access’s core technology, Tim led the development of InFocus, the industry’s first commercial software for testing web accessibility, and served as the chief architect for Level Access’s Unified Audit Methodology and Accessibility Management Platform (AMP).