All items in this media centre are embargoed until 12.01am Thursday, 3 December 2015
On this page:
- Media release: New technology drives an accessible content future
- Introducing the Document Accessibility Toolbar video
- Audio files of spokespeople and Vision Australia clients
- Images of the Document Accessibility Toolbar
- Trial the Document Accessibility Toolbar
Media Release: New technology drives an accessible content future
Introducing the Document Accessibility Toolbar video
Video with full audio description
Audio files of spokespeople and Vision Australia clients
Vision Australia National Manager Digital Access Neil King talks about the business benefits of the DAT and how it is levelling the playing field for access to information.
ACCAN Director of Operations - Deputy CEO Narelle Clark talks about funding the DAT through their competitive grant scheme.
Vision Australia Advocacy Advisor Karen Taranto talks about how consumers can use the DAT to self-advocate to organisations that produce inaccessible content.
Vision Australia client Jack Tyrrell talks about the frustrations of reading inaccessible information using adaptive technology.
Microsoft Australia Corporate Affairs Manager David Masters talks about how the DAT will support content authors to create accessible content.
Vision Australia chair Andrew Moffat talks about the importance of accessible information and innovation in the disability sector.
Vision Australia client Caroline Lane shares her experience of managing accessible information while studying.