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Introducing guest blogger Suzanne Cohen Share

It’s a pleasure to welcome Suzanne Cohen Share as a regular guest blogger. She will be blogging on several legal matters of concern to small to medium-sized businesses, specifically on the topic of accessibility standards and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

Suzanne holds a master’s degree in Health Policy and Critical Disabilities, including disability law. She is a well-known cross-disability accessibility expert and consultant, a popular lecturer, trainer, researcher and author. She has taught at York University and Brock University, and was on the Accessible Built Environment Standard Development Committee for the Province of Ontario.

Suzanne is the proprietor of Access (SCS) Consulting Services. She has diverse skills, with over 25 years experience as a business consultant.

She first blogged with us in November on the topic of screen readers, and starting in January 2011, she will post on the fourth Wednesday of each month.

Yosie Saint-Cyr
First Reference Human Resources and Compliance Managing Editor

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Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B., is a trained lawyer called to the Quebec bar in 1988 and is still a member in good standing. She practiced business, employment and labour law until 1999. For over 18 years, Yosie has been the Managing Editor of the following publications, Human Resources Advisor, Human Resources PolicyPro, HRinfodesk and Accessibility Standards PolicyPro from First Reference. Yosie is one of Canada’s best known and most respected HR authors, with an extensive background in employment and labour across the country. Read more
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2 thoughts on “Introducing guest blogger Suzanne Cohen Share
  • Hi Ronny,

    Yes we are aware of the accessibility issue of using this encryption method and are looking into alternatives. We will make the appropriate changes shortly.

  • Ronny Yaron says:

    I think I read an entry about accessibility of online communications for people with disabilities in a recent First Reference blog. It mentioned one barrier being the encryption(?) that people wanting to submit a comment have to complete….Here is a good example of this barrier in this very blog !! I bet I’ll have to try several times to copy the letters and I’m not disabled !