ONLINE ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT
This accessibility statement applies to www.sdsg.org.uk. The site is run by Scarborough Disabled Swimming Group.
We seek to ensure that our digital services are accessible to people with disabilities, and accordingly we have invested in the website’s ease of use for people with disabilities, to the full extent possible, in the belief that every person deserves the right to a life of equality, respect, comfort, and independence.
This website utilises Equal Web Digital Accessible plug-in, this means you should be able to:
Option for keyboard-based navigation
listen to most of the website using a screen reader, including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver
Enlargement of the font on the website to 4 levels of magnification
Immobilization of moving elements, and stoppage of blinking
Altered color contrast against dark background
Altered color contrast against light background
Adaptation for color-blind users
Change of font for better readability
Enlarged cursor, and change of color to black or white
Enlargement of display to ~200%
Emphasizing links on the website
Emphasizing headings on the website
Presentation of alt text to graphics
We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.
Translating our website into other languages
Popular web browsers include the option to translate web pages by default when they detect that the website language is different to the language installed on the computer, tablet or smartphone. When browsers do not offer to automatically translate, plug-ins are often available to help you do this.
Google Chrome should offer to translate pages automatically.
Internet Explorer can translate pages with the Google toolbar extension.
Edge can translate pages with an extension from the Microsoft store.
Safari on MacOS can translate pages with an extension available on the Safari extensions website.
Safari on iOS can translate pages with an extension from the App store.
Firefox can translate pages with various extensions.
Reading Age of website: 10 years age
This means the average 10 year old should be able to read, understand and navigate www.sdsg.org.uk. This result was based on the following:
Flesch Kincaid Reading Ease: 65 (score) 15 (age)
Flesch Kincaid Grade Level: 5.3 (score) 10 (age)
Gunning Fog Score: 5.7 (score) 10 (age)
Coleman Liau Index: 13 (score) 17 (age)
Smog Index: 5.2 (score) 10 (age)
Automated Readability Index 3.9 (score) 8 (age)
Number of sentences: 150
Number of words: 688
Number of complex words: 108
Percentage of complex words: 15.72%
How accessible this website is
We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible. For example:
you cannot modify the line height or spacing of text
some of our online services are hosted by third-party suppliers and you may find navigating these services difficult depending on their level of web accessibility
on some pages, the same text has been used for links to different URLs
SDSG aims to correct and resolve these in the future.
Reporting accessibility problems with this website
If you find any problems that are not listed on this page or you think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact us.
Preparation of this accessibility statement
This statement was prepared on 20 December 2020. It was last renewed on 23 September 2020.
This website was last tested on 19 December 2020 by Sitemorse.
They provide automated testing of websites to highlight usability and accessibility issues. All pages and PDF documents within the website were tested.