Technical documentation and environmental sustainability

Technical documentation and environmental sustainability

Among the points discussed in the draft of the new Regulation on machinery products, we also find the proposal for manufacturers to provide the entire documentation that accompanies machinery products only in digital format. Is it feasible to move towards even a partial digitalisation of the technical documentation? Those revising the draft of the Regulation on machinery products are wondering the same thing. This article considers the difficulties and advantages of digitalisation.

Accessibility in technical writing

Accessibility in technical writing

The content of technical documentation is not the only thing to consider when speaking of clear and straightforward information. Accessibility is another crucial aspect to deal with to make sure it is available to everyone. In fact, we should always keep in mind that users can access information through different means and technical authors should always try to reach the widest audience when writing.