Get your COAT! In March a New Coalition of Disability Organizations Was Launched

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Get your COAT! In March a New Coalition of Disability Organizations Was Launched

Mar 1 2007

Get your COAT! In March a new coalition of disability organizations was launched to advocate for legislative and regulatory safeguards that will ensure full access by people with disabilities to evolving high speed broadband, wireless and other Internet protocol (IP) technologies. Coalition of Organizations for Accessible Technology" or “COAT,” consists of 30 national and regional organizations dedicated to making sure that as our nation migrates from legacy public switched-based telecommunications to more versatile and innovative IP-based and other communication technologies, people with disabilities will not be left behind. 

View the COAT press release launch [View PDF]