Re: [BCAB] Using screen readers and hearing aids Leach, Matthew 21 Nov 2012 13:42 GMT
Good afternoon. Thanks to those users who responded to my request, you have certainly given me food for thought. I may come back to one or two of you off list. Regards. Matty. Matthew Leach Secretary Dickinson Dees LLP Tel:+44 191 279 9646 Fax:+44 191 230 8501 www.dickinson-dees.com -----Original Message----- From: Bcab [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Chris Sent: 21 November 2012 13:15 To: BCAB Discussion List Subject: Re: [BCAB] Using screen readers and hearing aids I would have a set of speakers as headphones can rub against the ears making them red and possibly sore. There is also a risk of infection but then again that's the case even without hearing aids. Good luck. Christopher Hallsworth On 21/11/2012 11:03, Leach, Matthew wrote: > Good morning. > > The subject line says it all. I am currently working in an open plan office using JAWS as my screen reader with headphones. At the moment I am wearing one hearing aid but at some time in the next couple of months will be wearing two. I should appreciate guidance from those members in a similar position, e.g. should I be plugged into the computer or have a set of speakers to enable me to carry out my work. Any help will be appreciated. > > Many thanks. > > Matty. > > > Matthew Leach > Secretary > Dickinson Dees LLP > Tel:+44 191 279 9646 > Fax:+44 191 230 8501 > www.dickinson-dees.com > > > > > > If you are not the intended recipient of this e-mail please notify the originator or telephone 0191 279 9000. This e-mail and any attachments have been scanned for viruses. Dickinson Dees LLP will not be liable for any losses as a result of any viruses being passed on. The contents of any e-mail which does not relate to the official business of the firm is neither given nor endorsed by it. Nothing in this e-mail or any attachment should be construed as an undertaking of the firm unless specifically identified as such. > > Dickinson Dees LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales under number OC317661. Our registered office is St Ann's Wharf, 112 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3DX,where a list of members' names is open to inspection. Dickinson Dees LLP is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority for legal work. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority for financial services work. > > Our FSA registration number is 448603. Our VAT registration number is GB123393627. > -- To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring, please visit our website: http://www.bcab.org.uk/ To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our website: http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/ To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.