--- a/accessible/src/atk/AccessibleWrap.cpp
+++ b/accessible/src/atk/AccessibleWrap.cpp
@@ -951,12 +951,6 @@
   nsresult rv = Accessible::HandleAccEvent(aEvent);
   NS_ENSURE_SUCCESS(rv, rv);
 
-  return FirePlatformEvent(aEvent);
-}
-
-nsresult
-AccessibleWrap::FirePlatformEvent(AccEvent* aEvent)
-{
     Accessible* accessible = aEvent->GetAccessible();
     NS_ENSURE_TRUE(accessible, NS_ERROR_FAILURE);