Friday, November 04, 2011

Deaf Eyes: Do Emergency Warnings Catch Yours?

On November 9, 2011, FEMA is conducting a national alert test. One of the concerns FEMA has is how to reach and inform citizens who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Stephanie Jo Kent, an activist and researcher ( http://www.reflexivity.us/wp/ )  has asked us to help test the efficiency of Twitter and the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community during the time FEMA airs the alert nationally.

More at http://xpressivehandz.blogspot.com/2011/11/deaf-eyes-do-emergency-warnings-catch.html