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Last Call! Participate in Brief Online Survey About Captioned Telephone Use

The RERC on Telecommunications Access at Gallaudet University would like to thank all the individuals who have taken our Captioned Telephone Service Survey. Your responses are very important and will be shared with the FCC once they are analyzed. There are two days left, and we would like to invite anyone who has not yet taken the survey and meets the participation criteria to take the captioned telephone survey.  The survey will remain open until Friday, March 8, 2013 11:59 pm Eastern Time.



An online survey is being conducted by the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Telecommunications Access at Gallaudet University to learn about the experiences of adults who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have hearing loss, and who use Captioned Telephone Services. The goal of the survey is to help inform the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) about the use of captioned telephones.

Individuals interested in participating:

1.     Must be 18 years of age or older, and

2.     Must be deaf, hard of hearing, or have a hearing loss.

The study takes approximately 10 minutes. You will be asked questions about your hearing loss, your hearing device use, the captioned telephone service and equipment you use for personal and work related calls, and your experience using this type of telephone and service.

Please complete this survey only once.

If you would like to participate in this online survey, please go to

The survey closes on Friday, March 8, at 11:159 pm ET.

This study has been approved by the Gallaudet University Institutional Review Board.



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