Digital Inaccessibility: Blind and Low-Vision People have Powerful Technology but Still Face Barriers to the Digital World

Imagine that you have low vision and you’re completing an online job application using screen reader software.

You get through half the form and then come to a question with drop-down options the screen reader cannot access because the online form doesn’t conform to accessibility standards. You’re stuck. You can’t submit the application, and your time has been wasted.