user

OVO Tech Blog

Our journey navigating the techosphere


Tagaccessibility
Featured

accessibility ux

Beyond the screen reader

Posted on .

Pop quiz! If I mention the phrase “assistive technology” what’s the first thing you think of? For me the answer would be a screen reader which nicely illustrates a point Ben Cubbon made in a previous article on this blog, Accessibility at OVO: “often, when acc…

Featured

accessibility ux front-end culture

Creating an accessibility workshop

Posted on .

BackgroundOVO's vision is to "power human progress with clean and affordable energy for everyone". This means striving to build our digital products so that people of all abilities can use them. This year we celebrated our Accessibility Community of Interest’s…

Featured

accessibility ux front-end technology

Accessibility at OVO

Posted on .

What is accessibility? Accessibility is about ensuring that everyone, regardless of their abilities, can use the digital products we build. This is important because 1 in 5 people in the UK have a disability. We know that as age increases so does the proportio…