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MEPs Back Measures to Make Key Products and Services More Accessible

March 14, 2019

MEPs have this week backed new measures to make key products and services more accessible.

The European Accessibility Act aims to improve the lives of people with a disability and the elderly.

Ticketing and check-in machines, ATMs along with smartphones, tablets and TV equipment, will need to be more accessible across the EU.

It also applies to air, bus, rail and boating transport services.

Vice-President of the European Parliament and Fine Gael MEP for Midlands North-West, Mairead McGuinness is welcoming the move:

Out Words : more accessible 

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