(September 9, 2019) – Make-Sense, the company that provides digital accessibility solutions, has announced that they have been chosen by the Government of Israel to lead accessibility initiatives for the 2019 elections.
The main site for Israel’s election committee which centralizes all election and voting information, including locations and ways to vote, was made accessible for those in need to allow equal opportunity for all citizens to vote.
“We are proud to lead the charge in digital accessibility for the democratic elections, and provide a solution to the Israeli public, granting equal access to all,” said David Adi, CEO, Make-Sense. “The Make-Sense platform supports the elections’ needs while respecting the citizens’ privacy and fully complying with all legal regulations during this sensitive time.”
The platform helps users with digital accessible needs navigate through the site and access all the information available. Beyond an accessible navigation panel that was developed for the election, the Make-Sense team has also made every video, image and textual file available for viewing through their proprietary digital platform.
The Make-Sense platform is fully compliant with ISO27001 and offers a secure solution against cyber attacks and current threats according to European privacy regulations, as well as protect information collected through the elections’ digital assets. The platform allows a friendly and easy way for people with digital accessible needs to connect with the organization for additional help and support.
Make-Sense helps organizations reduce the complexity and costs associated with digital accessibility while ensuring compliance with laws and guidelines. Inspired by the 1.3 billion people worldwide with limitations that affect their ability to experience digital content as intended, the Company’s mission is to make all digital content accessible for all users. Founded in 2016, Make-Sense created an award-winning platform that helps customers adhere to WCAG 2.0+ guidelines specified by the W3C that have been adopted by the US Government, the European Union, and many other countries around the world. Our fully accessible platform was designed to allow anyone to work with our tools to build more accessible digital experiences and to create equal job opportunities for everyone. It is also the only digital accessibility platform that scans both static and dynamic content continuously, and automatically fixes issues in real-time. To learn more, visit mk-sense.com.
Limor Ben Ari