In order to recieve this Certified Accessible
site seal, this
company agreed to a comprehensive review of its website based
on a representative sample of web pages. This review was
conducted by programmers and accessibility analysts who are
blind and visually impared,using JAWS, NVDA, Zoom Text and
other accessibility software. A report was then created which
flagged and documented any barriers to accessibility based on
the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 AA (WCAG 2.0
- a technical standard developed by the World Wide Web
Consortium to help make sites more accessible. Once these
issues were remediated, the site was retested and deemed
accessible in accordance with the WCAG 2.0 AA standard.
Typically a site will undergo several iterations of remediation
before coming into full compliance.