Accessible website for the Swiss Paraplegic Group
The Swiss Paraplegic Group has an accessible website at www.paraplegie.ch.
What is accessibility on the Internet?
Accessible websites give anyone unrestricted access to use and read a website.
Many people's physical limitations are often ignored in the creation and implementation of a website. Certain techniques in web design can become barriers to these people. Consequently, accessible sites help people with disabilities read and use them.
What makes a website accessible?
The most important features of an accessible website are:
Use of access keys
The following access keys are defined on the website of the Swiss Paraplegic Group, enabling the user to navigate via the keyboard:
0 = Go to the home page
1 = Go to the main navigation
2 = Go to the contents
3 = Go to the contact page
4 = Go to the sitemap
5 = Go to the language selection
6 = Go to search
The user can then navigate through the site using the Tab key.
How access keys work