Ofcom to improve the quality of live subtitling
Ofcom today announced proposals to improve the quality of subtitling on UK TV to benefit deaf and hard-of-hearing viewers.
Subtitles are used by over a million people with hearing impairments to watch TV. While pre-prepared subtitling is generally of a good quality, viewers have made clear that there are continuing problems with the speed, synchronisation, accuracy and presentation of live TV subtitling.
Read more… http://media.ofcom.org.uk/2013/05/17/improving-the-quality-of-live-tv-subtitles/