Section 508 Best Practices Webinar: Creating Accessible Websites using the U.S. Web Design System (USWDS) and Integrated Digital Experience Act (IDEA)

Section 508 Webinar: Creating Accessible Websites Intro The 21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act (IDEA) aims to improve the digital experience for government customers. It requires federal agencies to update their websites according to the U.S. Web Design System (USWDS) to make them more user-friendly. Developed by the General Services Administration (GSA) and U.S. Digital Service, the USDWS helps federal… Read More »

Regulatory Affairs – FDA Defines Correct Operation of Fever Cameras

The US FDA has now defined the correct operation of “Thermal Imaging Systems”, colloquially known as “fever cameras”.                   Many in video surveillance have interpreted the FDA’s decision to temporarily lift 510(k) clearance requirements for fever cameras to mean that ‘anything goes’, ignoring well-established global standards. However, this latest FDA guidance show that… Read More »

Danger of ATM Cash-Outs – PCI SSC Blog

Beware of ATM Cash-Outs PCI SSC and ATMIA share guidance and information on protecting against ATM Cash-outs. Why are you issuing this industry threat bulletin? Troy Leach: We have heard from many of our stakeholders in the payment community that ATM “cash-outs” are a growing concern across the globe. We felt, as a leader in payment security, now was… Read More »

Kiosk News – Multi-Vendor Catalog Announced for Temperature Kiosks and related

Reference Link Kiosk Worker Catalog Multi-Vendor Westminster, CO September 2020 — The kiosk association (KMA) is proud to announce the first multi-vendor kiosk solution catalog for COVID-related kiosk “worker” solutions. Over twenty different solutions related to COVID and Temperature are available for purchase. CAKCEK, our authorized distributor, has been actively bidding this catalog of solutions in various RFPs… Read More »

Guidelines Kiosk ADA Accessibility – August 2020 KMA Framework Available for Purchase

Guidelines Kiosk ADA Accessibility – August 2020 Too often when projects requirements are detailed, ADA and accessibility considerations are often reduced to the simple phrase, “Must be ADA compliant”.  This statement is open to definition and inevitably results in range of bids with widely different ADA “compliance”. The Kiosk Manufacturer Association has looked at the various ADA regulations… Read More »

Success Story RNIB – Working With RNIB, ALDI trials audio prompts for blind and partially-sighted shoppers

From EssentialRetail Aug2020 — Aldi is working with RNIB on improving access for blind and partially-sighted in trial in UK. COVID-related store traffic control is the main system being tested and it helps regulate number of shoppers in the store. “Social distancing has turned the world upside down for people with sight loss,” said Marc Powell, strategic accessibility… Read More »

Fauci Touchless Temperature Checks

Are touchless temperature checks unreliable when it comes to COVID-19? Thursday Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, calls temperature checks unreliable. Nice video coverage by LocalMemphis TV news channel Excerpt: Thursday Dr. Anthony Fauci advised that temperature checks are not reliable especially during hot days. “Dr. Fauci was just pointing out… Read More »