Public policy & law

Many laws and public policies cover accessibility in the workplace; understanding them can provide your initiative with motivation and guidance.

Under the terms of the settlement agreements, DOJ has specified acceptable methods to implement website and

The regulations for implementing Titles II and III of the ADA include “defenses”—circumstances in which the covered entity is not required to provide specified services.

All the DOJ settlement agreements require conformance with specified technical accessibility standards and many require conformance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 AA at a minimum. The settlements also mention other acceptable guidelines to achieve website accessibility.