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  • Text-to-911 and NG911 Policy Study 

    LaForce, Salimah; Touzet, Christina (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-11)
    The Wireless RERC published a research brief summarizing the results of a study of 9-1-1 policies at the state and local levels in relation to text-to-911 and next generation 9-1-1 (NG911) deployments in the United States. ...
  • WEA vs. EAS Survey Comparison 

    Touzet, Christina; LaForce, Salimah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016)
    The research presented in the handout was conducted by the Wireless RERC and funded by a grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR). It provides the background ...
  • Emergency Communications and People with Disabilities: 9-1-1 Communication, Public Alerts, and Social Media 

    Morris, John; LaForce, Salimah; Mueller, Jim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-06)
    A summary of the findings from the Wireless RERC's survey on emergency communications and people with disabilities conducted November 2010-January 2011. The survey focused on 3 aspects of emergency communications: 1) ...
  • Accessibility, Usability, and the Design of Wearables and Wirelessly Connected Devices 

    Moon, Nathan; Baker, Paul M. A.; Goughnour, Kenneth (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-10)
    Researchers at the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Wireless Inclusive Technologies (Wireless RERC) have conducted a review of representative applications and examples of currently available wearable and ...
  • Technology and Disability Policy Highlights 2017 Top 25 Topics 

    Georgia Institute of Technology. Center for Advanced Communications Policy; Wireless RERC (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-02)
    Technology and Disability Policy Highlights (TDPH) editors covered a wide range of disability access issues in 2017. The graphic word cloud depicts the twenty-five most used keywords in 2017. The top five words by frequency ...
  • Mobile Phone Accessibility Review 

    LaForce, Salimah; Bright, Dara; Garcia, Andrew (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-01)
    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has a statutory obligation to evaluate the impact of their regulations that implement the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA). Every two-years ...