Common Look a global leader in document accessibility provides
software products and professional services enabling faster, more
cost-efficient and more reliable processes for achieving compliance with
the leading PDF and document accessibility standards, including WCAG,
PDF/UA and Section 508. CommonLook’s software makes the creation,
remediation, and management of accessible PDF and Microsoft Office
documents easier than ever. Covering the entire document lifecycle,
their products are recognized as the leading solution for PDF
Global clients are served through offices in Arlington, VA; Ottawa, Canada; and Melbourne, Australia. Customers include major corporations, government departments and agencies, institutes of higher education, financial institutions and healthcare enterprises.
The CommonLook executive team has decades of experience in accessibility and is well versed in compliance standards and regulations. Ferass ElRayes, CommonLook CTO, contributed to the authoring of the PDF/UA standard, including chapters on the processing of complex tables. He guided the introduction of several first-to-market commercial plugins for Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Word for the remediation and creation of accessible PDF documents.
How does CommonLook stand out?
Experts in document accessibility, specializing in complex projects
Offer a comprehensive suite of document accessibility solutions, in addition to remediation services
Proven processes and technology, refined through hundreds of customer engagements
High volume remediation capacity to rapidly transform digital assets and reach compliance
Only CommonLook software and Adobe Acrobat are recognized by W3C for PDF remediation.
Access Ready Inc.
Authorized Resource designation
CommonLook was designated an Access Ready Authorized Resource on November 1, 2018. This designation was recommended by Douglas George Towne Chair and Chief Executive Officer and confirmed by the Board of Directors of Access Ready Inc.
This action was taken in recognition of their significant investment in product and service development, for their provision of a vital solution related to the Access Ready information technology policy strategy and their excellent customer service record.