Saturday, November 05, 2011

Give deaf people the chance to use video relay service

In July, Ofcom published a review of relay services, proposing the introduction of a video service that would enable phone calls in sign language. Deaf people would sign into a device incorporating a video camera, with an interpreter in a remote location translating their signs into speech.

More at http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/joepublic/2011/nov/01/deaf-people-video-relay-service-ofcom