Accessibility Statement

We are working towards complying with Priority 3 of the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.

Our pages are designed so that they can be viewed at a screen resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. Page structure is conveyed using header elements. A style sheet is used on our web site and relative font sizes on all text with the exception of graphical text.

Text can be increased or decreased in size by using the "view" option in your browser. Images that convey important information have alternative text. Where an image is used for a decorative purpose the alternative text will be left blank. No information is exclusively conveyed using colour.

A site map is available to provide information about the layout of the web site.

Downloading pdf documents

To read PDF documents with a screen reader please link to the Access Adobe web site which provides useful tools and resources. Adobe also has a free online conversion tool for pdfs.

Browser compatibility

The standard support browser versions are:
Internet Explorer 8.0+
Firefox 3.5+
Safari 4.0+

Further Information

To learn more about web accessibility visit the RNIB Web Access Centre.
To obtain a copy of the screen reader JAWS visit the Freedom Scientific web site

If you have difficulty accessing the site or have any comments or feedback, please do not hesitate to get in touch.