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Our accessibility services help ensure that individuals with vision, hearing, mobility, and cognitive impairments can interact with the full feature set of your product (hardware, software, applications, and websites). The UXC has expertise of the latest accessibility standards, including Section 508 and WCAG 2.0. Using methods such as expert reviews and usability testing, we help clients develop an accessibility strategy and provide a set of actionable recommendations.
Representative accessibility studies include:
- Working with the team behind mass.gov to ensure the accessibility of the state portal by running a series of usability sessions that included blind, low vision and motor impaired users.
- Conducted an accessibility expert review on several strategically important web pages for a major pharmaceutical company to ensure compliance with WCAG 2.0 AA standards.
Want to make sure your user experience is accessible to users with impairments? Contact us today using the form on the right.
Specialized accessibility consulting
Our facilities are designed to accommodate all types of impairments, and we can easily adjust our lab setup for any sort of disability. The technologies we use in our work can easily be integrated or altered for your product to make sure we gain as much insight as possible.
With our mobile lab and well trained staff, we are also able to conduct studies in users’ homes, workplaces, etc. With this set up you are able to see how the users interact with your product when they are in their normal environment using their own assistive technology.
When to consider accessibility consulting
- When you want a deeper understanding of the accessibility strengths and opportunities for improvement of your website
- When you want to know what parts of your website violate the letter and spirit of accessibility standards (e.g., Section 508, WCAG 2.0) and how best to remedy these issues