Insights

July 12, 2019

Recapping the first six months of 2019

Neesons has had a busy year so far, from an acquisition by Veritext Legal Solutions, to hosting a Fireside Chat, to sponsoring a myriad of social gatherings in the litigation community.

Read More
November 15, 2017

Welcome to Neesons #3 - Realtime Captioning/CART

In this third instalment of Neesons' "state of the nation 2017" video series, realtime captioning/CART is highlighted.

Like so many things, realtime captioning/CART (Computer Access Realtime Reporting) has really progressed in the last 20+ years.  When Neesons first started providing realtime captioning, using an LCD projector with enhanced fonts was a really big deal.  There was little that could be changed back in those days, so if you wanted captioning in a room, you needed a good front seat!

Read More
August 17, 2017

Realtime Captioning Helps Overcome Hearing Loss

Realtime captioning, or CART, is the best form of communication access for those with a hearing loss.  Performed by a highly skilled machine shorthand court reporter, who has further training in the captioning arena, realtime captioning provides an almost verbatim, instantaneous record of what is being said in a myriad of places:  courtrooms, classrooms, training sessions, conferences...wherever someone in attendance has a hearing loss, CART can be provided, both onsite or remotely, via a...

Read More
February 21, 2017

Providing Realtime Captioning/CART in Educational Settings

 

Read More
January 18, 2016

Neesons provides realtime captioning for the hearing loss community

Neesons Court Reporting provides voice-to-text translation called captioning in all types of legal settings to the hearing loss community to ensure they are able to participate in the process, says Kim Neeson, company founder and president. 

 

Read More
May 19, 2014

Outsourcing of realtime captioning work raises privacy issues

The Ontario Ministry of Transportation’s move to hire a U.S.-based vendor to provide captioning services to cover internal meetings raises privacy concerns and does nothing to contribute to the province’s economy, says Toronto court reporter Kimberley Neeson.

Read More
August 30, 2013

Effective use of CART in the Courtroom

Computer-aided real-time transcription (CART) can help enhance the courtroom experience for people with disabilities.  Kimberley Neeson writes for Advocate Daily about how CART technology is offering accessibility in the legal field, and also explores tips about how this technology can be used to maximum effect in the courtroom.

Read More
March 15, 2013

Need assistance to comply with AODA training requirements?

The AODA - Making life better for those with hearing loss

 

Read More
June 27, 2011

Realtime captioning: A letter from Rosanna…

Neesons is well known for providing CART (communication access realtime translation) services throughout Canada, it being the largest service provider in the eastern part of our country.  Voice-to-text realtime translation is mostly commonly used to provide communication access for those with a hearing loss.

Read More
1