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LabCorp offers eSSENTIAL Accessibility™ App to Make It Easier for People with Disabilities to Manage Health Care Online

April 17, 2015
eSSENTIAL Accessibility is proud to announce that Laboratory Corporation of America®Holdings (LabCorp®), the clinical laboratory providing leading-edge medical testing and diagnostic knowledge services globally, now offers the eSSENTIAL Accessibility desktop application on its sites to better communicate with and serve individuals with disabilities.LabCorp offers eSSENTIAL Accessibility™ App to Make It Easier for People with Disabilities to Manage Health Care Online full article

BRF MAKES ITS WEBSITE MORE INCLUSIVE TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

December 3, 2014
BRF, one of the world’s largest food companies, is proud to announce its partnership with eSSENTIAL Accessibility. Through the partnership, BRF now offers an app that empowers people with physical disabilities to access brf-global.com.BRF MAKES ITS WEBSITE MORE INCLUSIVE TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES full article

THE BEST IN DISABILITY ADVERTISING AWARDED TO DURACELL AT ANA MULTICULTURAL MARKETING & DIVERSITY CONFERENCE

November 11, 2014
Duracell and Creative Team Saatchi & Saatchi Announced as Winner of the First Ever ANA Multicultural Excellence Award in the People with Disabilities category.THE BEST IN DISABILITY ADVERTISING AWARDED TO DURACELL AT ANA MULTICULTURAL MARKETING & DIVERSITY CONFERENCE full article

CARILION CLINIC MAKES MANAGING HEALTHCARE ONLINE EASIER FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

October 27, 2014
Southwest Virginia's leading healthcare provider now offers a free app to better serve patients with disabilities.CARILION CLINIC MAKES MANAGING HEALTHCARE ONLINE EASIER FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES full article

NEWS ABOUT eSSENTIAL ACCESSIBILITY

NEW COST FOR COMPLIANCE

June 3, 2013
Pending ADA rules on e-commerce could subject online retailers to more specific challenges related to site accessibility—such as making all web content accessible via a keyboard. NEW COST FOR COMPLIANCE full article

ON DIVERSITY: THE ROAD TO INCLUSION

January 11, 2013
Eric H. Schultz, President and chief executive officer of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, speaks about the value of a MarketAbility partnership.ON DIVERSITY: THE ROAD TO INCLUSION full article

BEST-PRACTICE SHARING A VALUE-ADDED BENEFIT OF NEW SERVICE

February 7, 2011
On Feb. 2, OMNI launched the eSSENTIAL Accessibility tool on its website in an effort to make the site more accessible to people who have a disability.BEST-PRACTICE SHARING A VALUE-ADDED BENEFIT OF NEW SERVICE full article

TAKING THE BROAD VIEW OF DISABILITY

January 13, 2011
The Hachette Book Group announced in June that it was making its website accessible to Americans with Disabilities, through a new alliance with eSSENTIAL Accessibility.TAKING THE BROAD VIEW OF DISABILITY full article

News From Marketability

Female caretaker putting on disabled man's shoes on street.

Tax Credits and the RDSP

For a long time, saving for retirement seemed like a fantasy for Jim Davis, who has cerebral palsy. The Thorold, Ontario, man and his wife, Loretta, who also has a disability, receive monthly cheques...   Tax Credits and the RDSP full article
Man on business trip holding luggage and tickets

Scoring Points

From flight delays and security checks to jet lag, the ILL-Abilities Crew, a dance troupe made up of performers from around the world, is intimately familiar with the inconveniences of air travel....   Scoring Points full article
Elderly women trying to move a computer mouse.

Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s Are Looking to an Online Future

People with disabilities are a huge market, hiding in plain sight. How else can you describe a group that numbers 56.7 million in the U.S.—that’s 19 percent of the population—with discretionary...   Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s Are Looking to an Online Future full article