The inaccuracy and infancy of Arabic language OCR means that there is a real absence of digital accessible documents for Arabic speakers. As such, People with Disabilities, namely the Blind, cannot use their Assistive Technology to read digital content. With improved Arabic OCR, People with Disabilities can enjoy greater access to digital documents and improve their quality of life across education and employment.
For People with Disabilities, primarily those with visual disabilities, accessible digital documents are the gateway to a world of information. Unlike printed documents..