All posts filed under: Accessibility

Posts on web accessibility regulations such as Section 508 and the EU Accessibility Directive, as well as the controversies behind them.

Brexit and the European Accessibility Act


I spoke with the All Party Parliamentary Group for Assistive Technology about the European Accessibility Act, its progress through the EU legislative process as well as our own domestic scrutiny process, and what Brexit could mean for its transposition into UK law.  

Should screen readers be detectable in analytics?

Accessibility / Privacy

Over at the PowerMapper blog I’ve explored both sides of a great debate: should screen readers be detectable in analytics? It’s an issue that pits accessibility against privacy, with legal complications thrown in for fun. While the technical difficulties of the question make it a pub discussion rather than reality, it’s still a question worth exploring. I want to thank everyone who supplied quotes and insight on the issue. They made this a fascinating piece […]