Re: Recording teleconferences?

Hi Anne,

I wrote:

>> As an aid to the scribe, a recording could be helpful after the fact
>> to repair minutes.
>> But if a full recording is offered to the public it is only equitable
>> to offer a full transcript for people who do not have the option to
>> listen.
>> If you're deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind you'll be locked out of
>> full content. The guidance therefore, according to the Web Content
>> Accessibility Guidelines, is to provide a transcript.

You wrote:

> So your opinion is that we should not provide any public recording whatsoever if
> we cannot commit to also offer a transcript?

We should follow WCAG. John Foliot has vast experience in this area
and might have some leads on how to do this at a reasonable cost.

Best Regards,

Laura L. Carlson

Received on Friday, 14 August 2009 17:55:42 UTC