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Web accessibility and usability both improve ease of website use. Usability is aimed at ensuring that all website users have a better experience of the website.
Accessibility is aimed at ensuring that all users have equal access to a website and no group or individual is disadvantaged through their inability to use some features or functions.
We have developed this website to ensure we meet the needs of those with the following impairments.
Visual impairments including blindness, various common types of low vision and poor eyesight and various types of colour blindness.
Difficulty or inability to use the hands, including tremors, muscle slowness, loss of fine muscle control etc, due to conditions such as Parkinson's Disease, muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy and stroke.
Developmental disabilities, learning disabilities (dyslexia, dyscalculia, etc.), and cognitive disabilities of various origins, affecting memory, attention, developmental "maturity," problem-solving and logic skills.
Deafness or hearing impairments, including individuals who are hard of hearing;
Photoepileptic seizures caused by visual strobe or flashing effects.
Cascading Style Sheets
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) are used throughout the site to style web pages. The use of CSS means that web pages are smaller in size, and more accessible to all browsers, screen readers and handheld devices with small screens.
Other browsers that simply choose not to support CSS will render plain HTML and should not have any readability problems.
If you have specific enquiries about this website, please contact us.