Retail and New York Top ADA Web Accessibility Lawsuits in 2018 Report


New York, NY – UsableNet, a leading provider of Accessibility Technology and Services has revealed that Retail was the most effected industry and New York the most effected region in the 2018 federally filed ADA web accessibility-related lawsuits.


In the new Dec 27th 2018 report, data is compiled across the 2285 lawsuits which is an increase of 181% over 2017, which had 814 similar cases.


A recap of the highlights and download of the report is made available to republish and share for free at


The recap report highlights:


  • Overall numbers for web accessibility lawsuits in 2018 compared to 2017


  • Main geographic locations affected both in where the cases where filed and where the companies sued are Head Quartered.


  • Top industries targeted for inaccessible websites


  • Top law firms providing litigation support to both defendants and plaintiffs


About UsableNet

A leading name in web accessibility for the retail, food service, travel/hospitality, banking/financial, entertainment and self-service industries. UsableNet has been building on its Patented Technology and UX experience for more than 18 years to offer world class solutions to companies to address Accessibility for desktop, mobile and multi-channel digital engagement.


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