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RE: Low vision and web use

From: Katie Haritos-Shea GMAIL <ryladog@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2016 12:19:45 -0400
To: "'Rochford, John'" <john.rochford@umassmed.edu>, "'public-low-vision-a11y-tf'" <public-low-vision-a11y-tf@w3.org>
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Thanks John. This is interesting for US anyway….

 

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From: Rochford, John [mailto:john.rochford@umassmed.edu] 
Sent: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 8:54 AM
To: public-low-vision-a11y-tf <public-low-vision-a11y-tf@w3.org>
Subject: FW: Low vision and web use

 

Hi All,

 

See the following message (below) from Ai Squared. It refers to an infographic, with an alternative-text version, about challenges on the web for people with low vision.

 

John

 

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UMass Medical School/E.K. Shriver Center
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Subject: Low vision and web use

 







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Low vision and web use






We are please to share a new infographic on low vision. With this content, we aim to raise awareness of low vision and its impacts. We have included details on the size and growth of the low vision population, the causes and types of low vision, and the impact of vision loss on web use.
 

 



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Through education, we hope to dispel some of the common misconceptions about low vision, including:

*	All vision issues are correctable
*	Anyone with non-correctable vision loss is blind
*	All vision loss is the same
*	Rates of vision loss are declining
*	People with similar conditions have similar needs

 



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