A victory has been achieved for deaf and hard of hearing consumers in Washington State as a new law which took effect last month mandates that all businesses with forward-facing TV’s are now required to provide closed captioning at all times in public places of accommodation.
Meet Our Director
From initially working as a contractor for retail giant John Lewis, profoundly deaf Founder and President, Steven Mifsud (MBE) has grown Florida-based Direct Access into a global team delivering accessibility services on some of the most iconic construction projects, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and major transport infrastructure.
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Watch our short video to learn more about where Direct Access began, what we do, and how we can help businesses to create a more accessible environment.
We have a strong, established presence in the United States with our Head Office based in Clearwater, Florida. Delivering services from coast to coast, we are often invited to present at conferences on Universal Design and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Steven Mifsud, the profoundly deaf founder and director of Direct Access, will see his dulcet tones broadcast to millions as he lends his voice to the Opening Ceremony of the Paralympics, which begins today in Tokyo.
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