The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are – by design – an abstract resource. While they try to cover all things accessibility in the web (and by extension and update, in the digital world) it is a tough resource to wrap your head...
Figma Community plugin - Contrast makes it easy to check the contrast ratios of colors as you work. Select a layer and Contrast will immediately look for the color directly behind your selection and serve up the contrast ratio along with passing and failing levels from the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG). If ...
Figma Community plugin - Contrast lets you quickly run a AA or AAA type contrast report on all text across all your artboards at once. Simply select a few layers and run the command to see your report. See the code or file a bug on GitHub
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities | OHCHR
Entry into force: 3 May 2008, in accordance with article 45(1). Preamble (a) Recalling the principles proclaimed in the Charter of the United Nations which recognize the inherent dignity and worth and the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family as the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world,
Convincing Companies to Do UX and Accessibility (Video)
The relationship between accessibility and usability and the best ways to convince companies to take both seriously were some of the audience questions answered by Jakob Nielsen at the Virtual UX Conference.
Cooper Hewitt Guidelines for Image Description | Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
On Striving for Digital Inclusion Museums provide robust content for people to interact with across digital platforms. As cultural organizations continue to develop more advanced experiences, it is essential that they consider all audiences during the creation of digital resources and tools. Digital accessibility ensures that people with disabilities have access to our online collections,
Possibly the most prominent document on human rights. The precedent for much accessibility legislation., The country that where the ADA is in effect., A piece of legislation that adopts a broad categorization of disability and reaffirms that people with disabilities must enjoy all human rights., The ADA equivalent legislation in the United Kingdom.