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Re: Accessibility for Deaf/Dumb

From: Brenda Wallace <brenda@wallace.net.nz>
Date: Fri, 7 Oct 2005 12:11:36 +1300
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-Id: <200510071211.37558.brenda@wallace.net.nz>

On Thursday 06 October 2005 21:00, Julian Voelcker wrote:
> Morning All,
>
> A client of ours has suggested putting some sign language images on
> their site that tells visitors to call a special phone line kitted out
> for braille based phones.
>
> My gut feeling is that this is taking things too far and anybody that
> is deaf or dumb would be able to read normal text so the sign language
> would be unnecessary.
>
> Am I wrong?
>
> Any feedback would be appreciated.

Signs, and sign language has more regional variance than spoken english - so 
which signs do you choose? 
Received on Thursday, 6 October 2005 23:14:29 GMT

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