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Re: Business Plan App X suggestion

From: Andrew Arch <amja@optushome.com.au>
Date: Sat, 30 Jun 2001 22:20:43 +1000
Message-ID: <008901c1015f$15a5e8c0$ca2ba4cb@lowrp1.vic.optushome.com.au>
To: "WAI EO List" <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Cc: "Carlos A Velasco" <Carlos.Velasco-Nunez@gmd.de>
Thanks Carlos,

Wasn't sure about that clause - thought it might be controversial, but there
are special circumstances where subsites _are_ of specific interest to
(some) disabled persons. Eg. physical/public access instructions; discounts
that apply; transport issues; audio-loops in buildings; sub-titles on
films/tv-shows; etc

Andrew

----- Original Message -----
From: "Carlos A Velasco" <Carlos.Velasco-Nunez@gmd.de>
To: "WAI EO List" <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Cc: "Andrew Arch" <amja@optushome.com.au>
Sent: Saturday, June 30, 2001 8:04 PM
Subject: Re: Business Plan App X suggestion


> Hi Andrew,
>
> I only disagree on the part "{and areas of special relevance to disabled
> persons}". It might lead to suggest that is OK to assume what areas are
> "of special interest" for disabled persons.
>
> Regards,
> carlos
>
> Andrew Arch wrote:
>
> > Developing Organizational Policies on Web Accessibility:
> > Business Plan Appendix X
> >
> > 5. Set milestones
> >
> > Suggestion for wording:
> >
> > This policy applies to [this organization's] all areas of this
> > organization's internal and external Web sites, with priority to high
> > traffic areas of the site {and areas of special relevance to disabled
> > persons};
> > however, all areas of the site are expected to
> > conform to [specify conformance level] by [second date].
> >
> > Andrew
>
>
>
> --
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>
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