Our team provides training and consultative support to any state agency that is looking to make a purchase of software, mobile app or web-based application that will be forward-facing for the constituents of Maryland. Accessible information technology procurement is covered under COMAR 14.33.02.01-.12 and our team are available to assist procurement staff as they go through the procurement process.
Non-Visual Guidance Procurement Document
Guidance note, when an RFP is being developed it is important to include a note that states the following “It is vital that the respective IT solution does not require or rely on partnered software (plugin or 'overlay') to make the original IT solution accessible this applies to products being built from the ground up, Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS), Modifiable off-the-shelf (MOTS), and Government off-the-shelf (GOTS).
Sample Accessibility Conformance Report
Accessibility Quick Cards- For quick reference, these quick cards have tips and methods on how to make different types of documents and media accessible for online distribution.