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Accessibility

LVSC uses the SpeakIT Plus suite of accessibility aids for our website

Accessibility features on this website

Images

 

All content images used in this site include alt text.

Standards compliance

 

We strive to comply with the W3C WAI's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines and aim for our pages to conform to a minimum of Level AA compliance.

PDF files

 

Portable Document Format (PDF) files preserve all the fonts, formatting, graphics, and colour of a printed document once it is placed on a website. Several documents on our website are provided in PDF format.

PDF accessibility

 

PDF file standards have improved over the years and have become more accessible through technologies like screen readers, navigation through the keyboard and enhanced screen viewing. The Adobe website provides information on how best to use these features, however you may encounter earlier versions of PDF files which are not so accessible.

PDF (Portable Document Format)

 

Some material on the website is provided in PDF Format, and can be accessed using software such as Adobe Reader. Modern versions of PDF software, such as Adobe, have a number of features which improve the accessibility of PDF files. However, if you continue to have trouble reading them, variety of free online tools for converting PDF files to HTML or text are available on the internet.

For disability access, PDF files may be converted to accessible web pages using Adobe's online conversion tools You will need the URL of the file in question. This will be in the format of the name of the link. The Adobe Acrobat Accessibility site has more information.

 

My web, my way

 

The BBC and ability.net have teamed up to provide great information about how to adapt your computer and web browser visit the site at http://www.bbc.co.uk/accessibility/