But did you know that internal systems, Telemarketing List portals and intranets of governments also fall under this obligation? And that an accessible intranet also benefits other (commercial and non-profit) organizations? Governments are increasingly Telemarketing List working on digital accessibility, but unfortunately it is not yet a priority for many companies. And that while accessibility is extremely important for many people. In this article we will show Telemarketing List you which obligations there are and how you can take the first practical steps towards an accessible intranet.
A quarter of the Dutch population has a Telemarketing List disability There are 4.5 million Dutch people with a disability that influences how they use digital systems. That is more than a quarter of the people! Such a disability also affects how Telemarketing List someone uses your intranet. Visually impaired people use a screen reader. Someone who is deaf or hard of hearing is dependent on subtitles for videos. A low-literate person or someone with a Telemarketing List language development disorder (TOS) benefits from simple language.
If you consider that 1 in 12 men and 1 in Telemarketing List 250 women have some form of color blindness, chances are that you also have colleagues who belong to this group. For example, contrast between text and background and in diagrams, graphs and Telemarketing List images is important to them. Much internal digital information is not yet accessible Unfortunately, a lot of digital content is not yet made accessible. As a result, people with disabilities Telemarketing List cannot use it and they get stuck in their daily work.