Captioning for Public and Sporting Events
VITAC is ready to help you meet ADA requirements and bring the country inclusive games, events, and concerts.
Our exclusive Event Center Solution connects our skilled employee captioners with your scoreboard, ribbon board, and/or in-stadium CCTV system.
We can also stream captions to a URL, allowing your fans to access the captions on their mobile phones or tablets.
Not only does captioning make your event accessible and enjoyable for all, you’ll be meeting ADA and Rehabilitation Act requirements.
What is Captioned at Events?
The Department Of Justice has indicated in past lawsuits that captioned material be what is announced over the PA system, including:
• All play descriptions, scoring, and player information
• Referee and penalty announcements
• In-game promotions, contests, and entertainment action
• Advertising and commercials
• Emergency messaging
• Song lyrics
• End-of-game announcements and next-event information
Use Cases and Real Life Solutions:
- Several professional baseball organizations use the VITAC Event Center solution to bring the action to all of their fans with captions to their scoreboards and ribbons.
- Many large and small universities use VITAC to caption their commencement ceremonies to ensure accessibility for all participants and attendees.
We caption all of the above. Contact us or request a quote today to serve your fans and broaden your audience.