An introduction to assistive technology in the workplace
Friday 18 March 2016
Do you have a strategy in place for dealing with reasonable adjustments to support employees with impairments or learning difficulties?
With around two million people in the UK affected by dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, visual impairment or hearing problems, it makes sense to have a good understanding of how to support staff with these impairments in the workplace.
He will also show some examples of assistive software such as ScreenReading technology, Dyslexia support software, Voice to Text technology and some of the new innovations available that can help transform people's lives and enable them to reach their full potential
Having worked for Remploy for 27 years, Howard has an in-depth knowledge of the Assistive Technology market. As a consultant he is passionate about providing the right tools for those in work who struggle with their condition. Howard assesses and delivers solutions for Visual & Hearing Impairment, Dyslexia and Mobility.