Belgium also stumbles on Web accessibility

by Beatrice Credi - 2015.09.09
Belgium also stumbles on Web accessibility
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Only 14% of Belgian websites are easily accessible to people with disabilities. This is shown by a survey conducted by the Moniteur de l'accessibilité. The 209 websites selected and collected in a sample were tested by students from different universities of the country. Young people were put under examination sites from different points of view. From their navigation without a mouse, to the ability to integrate dictation software and the verification of the presence of subtitles in the video published online. Despite during the total of the last eight years, accessibility has gained 4 percentage points, from 2013 it seems to have suffered a setback, since the increase was only 0.6%.

Published in E-accessibility.
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