According to the World Health Organization, approximately 466 million people worldwide have disabling hearing loss. With hearing impairment being such a significant problem throughout the world, it is important for organizations and companies to offer American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation options as part of their business model.
Did You Know?
- Two million people in the United States alone are considered to be completely deaf.
- More than 500,000 people throughout the United States and Canada declare ASL as their natural language.
- ASL is arguably the third most common language used in the United States