Advancing Accessibility: VITAC’s Multi-Language Services Enhance Corporate Communications

by: David Titmus

Today’s business world no longer is defined by its brick and mortar walls, with companies expanding their global footprint in countries far and wide. And as this global workplace continues to grow, so, too, does the need for corporations to effectively communicate with all of its employees, clients, and customers … Read More

Advancing Accessibility: VITAC Integrations Offers Corporate Captioning Solutions

by: VITAC

No matter how you look at it, online video continues to grow and shows no signs of slowing down. A recent Forrester Research study reported an “explosive” growth in video conferencing as a replacement for in-person meetings. 84% of all companies say they use at least one cloud-based conferencing application. Many … Read More

Advancing Accessibility: Custom Caption Integrations and Data Security Webinar set July 24

by: David Titmus

Among the most important topics when discussing captioning in the corporate world are whether captions can integrate with a company’s existing video platforms, and whether the details of that captioned data are secure. Every company is different, and each may require a customizable solution to meet its captioning needs, whether … Read More

ADA Roundup: Legislative Access and Government Captions

by: David Titmus

Welcome to this month’s edition of “ADA in the News,” featuring recent news, updates, events, and rulings regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. Legislative Sessions Lack Captions The 11th Circuit Court is considering a claim involving Florida’s lack of closed captions on its legislative session’s online videos. The case, filed … Read More

VITAC Among Presenters at this Week’s HLAA 2019 Convention

by: David Titmus

The Hearing Loss Association of America’s 2019 convention begins today in Rochester, New York. Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) is the nation’s leading organization representing consumers with hearing loss. HLAA offers programs and events designed to open the world of communication to people with hearing loss by providing information, … Read More

Advancing Accessibility: Security a Top Priority

by: David Titmus

More than ever, there is a critical need in today’s business world for enhanced security and protective measures to safeguard the confidential information of a company and its clients and employees. One only needs to skim the headlines to see stories of security breaches and widespread information theft. We at … Read More

WATCH: VITAC’S ‘Creating Corporate Captions’ Webinar Available On-Demand

by: David Titmus

VITAC’s latest webinar – “Advancing Accessibility: Creating Corporate Captions” – is online for anyone who missed it or who may want to watch it again. Hosted by Brittany Winland, VITAC Director of Marketing Communications, and featuring speaker James MacPherson, VITAC Inside Sales Manager, the 30-minute webinar discusses, among other things, … Read More

Advancing Accessibility: The Myriad Benefits of Transcripts

by: David Titmus

VITAC’s corporate captioning and accessibility services enable businesses to better reach all of their employees as well as meet federal accessibility regulations under the Americans with Disabilities Act. We offer a broad range of captioning solutions for domestic and international companies, including captions for online meetings and events. We provide … Read More

Electronic Newsroom Meeting Underscores Need for Quality Captions on all Broadcasts

by: David Titmus

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently took a closer look at the use of enhanced Electronic Newsroom Technique (ENT) procedures in providing live captions for local news programs. The meeting underscored the need for quality captions on television, and we’ve outlined the highlights below. What is ENT? Electronic Newsroom Technique … Read More

ADA Roundup: Safeway, Lyft, Greyhound, and Pokémon Face Accessibility Claims

by: David Titmus

Welcome to this month’s edition of “ADA in the News,” featuring recent news, updates, events, and rulings regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. Safeway to pay $75,000 to resolve disability discrimination lawsuit The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) says that supermarket chain Safeway will pay $75,000 and will make … Read More