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Re:(WA) Legal requirements RE: statistics

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2002 15:02:46 -0500 (EST)
To: kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com
cc: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>, David Poehlman <poehlman1@home.com>, Martin Sloan <martin.sloan@orange.net>, "'Kynn Bartlett'" <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>, "'Harry Woodrow'" <harrry@email.com>, "'Denise Wood'" <Denise_Wood@operamail.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0201161501290.21212-100000@smarty.smart.net>
On Wed, 16 Jan 2002 kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com wrote:

> Charles wrote:
> > The matter of choice is of course important. If I choose to use  something
> > broken, I can't expect people to make it work for me. But if my employer
> > tells me to use it, I can expect them to be responsible for making sure it
> 
> A question would be whether or not an employer can be held in violation
> of workplace accomodation laws by not providing a UAAG-compliant web
> browser employees to use. Or at least one which comes closer than others.

is it possible under the "Reasonable accomodation" rule??
> 
> In other words, can you sue your boss for giving you Netscape 4?  Or

absolutely maybe!

> -should- you be able to?

????? not touching that

Bob

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