Polling Place Accessibility Missed the Mark in 2016 Election

According to a new report issued by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), while people with disabilities could easily vote on accessible voting machines at the majority of polling places during the 2016 election, they were unable to get inside their polling place to do so. Why?  The report – which calls on the U.S. …

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Check Out our New Resources Page!

Check out the newest update to the Inclusion Solutions website: our Resources page!  You’ll find easy-to-access white papers, product information and demos, ADA briefings, case studies and testimonials, media, and more. If you need something that isn’t featured, please don’t hesitate to contact us.  We would love your feedback.  And in the meantime, keep checking …

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Everything Old is New Again: Paper Ballots Are Making a Comeback

In the words of Elizabeth Weise, USA TODAY reporter, voting machines were “once about as newsworthy as your water meter.”1  This, however, is no longer the case, as voting machines are suddenly making headlines in the wake of mounting evidence Russia tried to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. In fact, a bipartisan pair of …

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National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Pat Maher Discusses National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) is an annual awareness campaign that takes place each October. NDEAM celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates the public about the value of creating a workforce that includes the skills and talents of people with disabilities. Reflecting the important role that different perspectives play in workforce …

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Being Prepared Means Planning Ahead

Seen easily in recent headlines from California to Puerto Rico, disasters can strike quickly and without warning, forcing people to either quickly leave or confine themselves in their home unexpectedly. But for the millions of Americans who have disabilities (on average, 20% of the population), emergencies such as fires, floods, and acts of terrorism are …

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