UsableNet’s research team provides Infographic after tracking court cases for the last 12 months. New York, US – UsableNet, a leading provider of Accessibility Technology and Services has revealed, via its research, that 313 US retailers were subject to ADA Web Accessibility fillings during the first 6 months of 2018.
That represents 31% of the over 1000 cases and puts retailers at the top of the list of industries targeted. The research reveals that ADA Web Accessibility related Law suits have topped 1000 already in the first 6 months of 2018 compared to only 814 in the whole of 2017.
Retail, Travel & Hospitality , Food Services , and the Banking & Financial industries represent 70% of the companies with cases filed in federal courts. UsableNet has tracked cases for the last 12 months and has published a http://blog.usablenet.com/ada-web-accessibility-lawsuit-report-infographic, that outlines the top industries targeted, top geographic regions effected and the breakdown of lawyers represented defendants across the USA.
UsableNet is already supporting dozens of US retailers with accessibility expertise and solutions including a fully managed service called that allows UsableNet to do the web accessibility work for its clients. UsableNet Assistive creates a dynamic, accessible view of an entire website in weeks to ensure WCAG AA conformance and improves access for all users.
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