Help! My Client Needs a VPAT and other Accessibility Questions
Presented by: Courtney Heitman
What is a VPAT? Why do my clients keep asking about them? These questions are becoming more and more common with the rise of accessibility lawsuits. VPATs (Voluntary Product Accessibility Template) are the common ask for companies to make sure they are buying software that is accessible.
This talk will go over what a VPAT is, how to start auditing your websites for accessibility, and the basics of how to write a VPAT. You'll leave this session with a greater knowledge of accessibility, and the current legal landscape, as well as how to go back to your company and answer some of your clients questions about accessibility.