Author: Rosemary Musachio, Chief Strategic Officer at Ruh Global Communications Communication between the police and individuals with hearing and/or speech impairments is vital. Miscommunication can cause wrongful arrests or releases, unnecessary agitation or force, or further risk of injury or even death. For instance, If someone with a hearing impairment is stopped by the police, they may be unable to… Continue Reading Police Departments Use AT to Communicate with The Deaf
Science and medical technology advancements are helping people with disabilities see, hear and walk again. In a recent BBC article Cyborgs: The truth about human augmentation reveals exciting technology and scientific advances that are augmenting people’s lives. Exciting times for people with disabilities assuming you have the means to pay for these life-changing advancements. Let’s look at a few examples:… Continue Reading Are scientific & technological advancements only for the wealthy?