Web Accessibility Lawsuit

Anyone who builds or maintains commercial websites should watch this case:

According to the National Federation for the Blind (NFB), the ruling sets a precedent establishing that retailers must make their Web sites accessible to the blind under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Accessibility is not that difficult to add when it is planned from the beginning. However, I can see it being rather expensive to add on to an existing large site. If the NFB wins the suit, there will likely be a nice market for accessibility consultantsā€¦


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