USING THE WEBSITE
We aim to provide an accessible experience for our visitors and have implemented the following accessibility features:
Logical and consistent navigation are provided for keyboard users.
Links can be understood out of context for screen reader users
Our logo links to the home page
Site search facilities have been implemented
Page titles are descriptive and reflect page content.
SCREEN READER NAVIGATION
If you are using a screen reader, you should be able to navigate through the site using the following keyboard commands:
H to move forwards through the page headings
Shift + H to move backwards through the page headings
1 to navigate to the next level 1 heading (or 2 for the next level 2 heading, and so on to heading 6)
Shift + 1 to navigate to the previous level 1 heading (same applies for headings 2-6)
Insert + F5 to get a list of all form controls on the page
Insert + F6 to get a list of all headings on the page
Insert + F7 to get a list of all links on the page
CHANGING THE COLOUR AND FONT OF THE DISPLAY
Fish Fight does not currently offer alternate colour schemes, however, you can use the controls in your browser to change the size of the text or the colour of the display.
For example, to override website font and colour settings in Internet Explorer:
Open Internet Explorer by clicking the Start button, and then clicking Internet Explorer.
Click the Tools button, and then click Internet Options.
Click the General tab, and then click Accessibility.
Select the Ignore colors specified on web pages, Ignore font styles specified on web pages, and Ignore font sizes specified on web pages check boxes, and then click OK twice.
Form fields contain the appropriate text labels, fieldsets, legends and captions
Forms have accessible error handling which are marked with an asterisk for mandatory fields.
Images have descriptive alternative text to aid screen reader users.
Decorative and spacer images have null alternative text
Audio and video has been set not to play automatically
Fish Fight uses YouTube video players on the site.
Due to certain constraints, we have had to include technologies and features that cause accessibility issues. These include:
YouTube video content
Marine Conservation Zones map
Skipper’s Wall of Fame
Fish Fight does not assume responsibility for third party applications.
The following assistive technologies have found to be compatible with the site except for areas that have accessibility limitations.
JAWS version 13.0 Screen Reader
Dragon Naturally Speaking 11.5
ZoomText 9.1 Screen Magnifier
Please note: You may experience issues with older versions of these applications or other assistive technologies.