Accessibility

Accessibility of this site. We will endeavour to make this site as accessible as possible to disabled users. We wish to ensure this site meets the requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. This site currently meets or exceeds WCAG Priorty 1.

The notes below show some of the ways this has been done.

1. All text can be resized using browser functions - use the Ctrl key & either plus or minus keys. Alternatively, use the View Menu then Text Size.

2. Images - place the mouse cursor over images to obtain the alternative description.

3. Navigate without a mouse - use the tab key and enter key to navigate this site.

4. Find information using the Site Map

5.  This site can be read using a talking browser such as Fire Vox.

Common Browser Access Keys.

To use these browser keys in the following browsers use these commands. If you find these do not work in your browser you can usually find the appropriate key combination by searching (<name of browser> + <version> + access keys) i.e. Opera 9 access keys.

Internet Explorer (PC) 5+- Hold down the Alt key and press the letter or number of the access key release both keys and then press Enter.

Internet Explorer (MAC) 5+- Hold down the Ctrl key and press the letter or number of the access key.

Firefox - Hold down the Alt+Shift key and press the letter or number of the access key.

Safari - Hold down the Alt key and press the letter or number of the access key.

Opera - Enter access key mode by pressing Shift+Esc and then select the access key. To exit access key mode press Shift+Esc again. At the time of writing (Dec 2007) Opera gave the best results due to the display of access keys on the page following the Shift+Esc combination.

UK Std access keys

Recommended UK Government access keys list as applied to this site.

1 - Home page
3 - Site map
5 - FAQ
9 - Feedback form
0 - Access key details .

Improvements

If you feel there is a way we can improve the accessibility of this site, please feel free to email our developer - details from their web site

http://www.web-elegance.co.uk