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Advocacy – The Key To Equal Access for the Hard of Hearing

Advocacy on the part of the hard of hearing population is an imperative part of gaining equal access in venues across the US. Businesses need to be aware that improving hearing access can increase business and/or attendance, not to mention the favorable publicity. Continue reading

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The Many Uses of Hearing Loops – Not What You Think!

Hearing loops are not just for large venues. Some of the best uses are for one-on-one exchanges such as pharmacy counters, bank teller windows and information desks. The possibilities are endless! Continue reading

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Is Your Business or Public Venue ADA compliant for Communication Access?

Assistive Listening Systems are very clearly required by ADA in public venues. The 1991 Standards have been revised and the 2010 Standards go into affect March 15, 2012. Make sure your business is compliant! Continue reading

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Electronic Sign Language Translators

Do you have a hearing impaired employee, family member or friend whocommunicates with sign language? If you don’t know American Sign Language (or did, but need a refresher), an electronic sign language translator is your answer. How does an electronic … Continue reading

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Office products for the hearing impaired

With office technology for the hearing-impaired starting as low as $40, isn’t it worth looking into your options? Continue reading

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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in the Workplace

Preventing (and coping with) noise-induced hearing loss in the workplace Continue reading

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