ASL (American Sign Language)

From NENA Knowledge Base

ASL (American Sign Language) is a natural visual-spatial language which is governed by complex linguistic rules and parameters that are distinct from spoken and written languages. It is most commonly used by the Deaf community in the United States and parts of Canada.

Relevant NENA Documents


NENA-INF-013, NENA Video Relay Service & IP Relay Service PSAP Interaction Information Document