Nicholas C. Romano, Jr.
Website Accessibility Research:
Disabled Users Still Locked Out
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Faculty Research Excellence Series
Sponsored by the OSU-Tulsa Library
Thursday, March 29, 2007 6:00 pm North Hall Room 150
Why don’t Companies do more?
100/117 (86%) of respondents agreed that 'Developers do not have adequate training' in Web accessibility (Knight 2003)
Insufficient time to Incorporate Accessibility
56/117 (48%) disagreed that 'most development lifecycles are too short to incorporate accessibility'. That accessibility 'takes too long' was the lowest ranking barrier (Knight 2003)
115/175 respondents (65.7%) indicated that they had previously created an accessible web site, 47 respondents (26.9%) indicated that they had not created any accessible web site (Knight 2003)