Many people are hearing more about the Zika virus via the media and looking for guidance as mosquito season approaches.
As with all public health risk messages Zika messaging should be clear and readable for everyone.
Yet, that’s not what I’m finding. So I’m devoting some space to featuring the Zika messages I come across and pointing out the parts that present unnecessary barriers to readers.
Example 1 [Seen in NYC Subway 5/20/16] – #6 train downtown if you’re curious.
Can you find 3 things that make this Zika message hard to read?
And, here are 3 totally fixable things to make this message for understandable.