The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has adopted a new order, along with various proposals, as steps to improve the quality of Video Relay Services (VRS). This item also proposes a new provider compensation plan to better ensure that the experience of people who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind, or have speech disabilities is functionally equivalent to voice telephone services.
In this American Sign Language video, we share these new mandates and proposals. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cq0Xqt3uZBQ
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Derek Mortland, ADA and Community Outreach Coordinator