Accessibility Statement for Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council

 

This is an accessibility statement from Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council.

 

Measures to support accessibility

Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council:

  • Include accessibility throughout our internal policies.

  • Appoint an accessibility officer and/or ombudsperson.

  • Provide continual accessibility training for our staff.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Additional accessibility considerations

Although our goal is WCAG 2.1 Level AA conformance some of our PDF's and Word documents may not be accessible, please contact us for alternative formats.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council:

We try to respond to feedback within 3 - 5 working days.

Technical specifications

Accessibility of Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Limitations and alternatives

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council , there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.

Known limitations for Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council:

  1. Some PDF/Word links may not be accessible: because . We will update these links as the new formats become available. . Please contact us for alternative versions.

Assessment approach

Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council assessed the accessibility of Slaidburn and Easington Parish Council by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation

Date

This statement was created on 13 June 2021 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.