Web accessibility allows everyone to navigate and access internet contents by any device designed for internet use. In European Union web accessibility has been made to a directive with technical standards. Accessibility is required from all public institutions and related companies.
Even every fifth of the population is benefiting of standardized web accessibility the EU directive presumes. Also older generations should be taken into account when designing web-services.
However, easy-accessible web contents and mobile apps give a better user experience for all, not just for users with disabilities. A chance to listen to web contents benefits most of the web users since it enables consuming internet contents hands-free. Web accessibility even benefits businesses as reaching larger customer base follows.