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Accessibility

Text Size

You can adjust the size of your text using your browser menu. The default size for most browsers is “medium” or ” 100%”.

Internet Explorer v7.0:

From the page menu:

1. Select Text Size
2. Select required size

Internet Explorer v6.0

From the View menu:

1. Select Text Size
2. Select required size

Firefox v1.5+

From the View menu:

1. Select Text Size
2. Select required size

Alternatively, select and hold the ‘ Ctrl ‘ button on your keyboard and use ‘ + ‘ or ‘ – ‘ to adjust the text size. ‘ Ctrl ‘ and ‘0’ returns the text to the default size.

Netscape v6.0+

1. Select the View menu on your browser
2. Scroll to Text Zoom
3. Select the desired text size

Other features this site incorporates to ensure accessibility

  • Relative font sizes are used to ensure an attractive design even for users who need large fonts.
  • No critical Javascript. Javascript is used in the site, but is not used to perform any critical function. Users without Javascript will have a similar browsing experience to users with Javascript.
  • No harsh colour schemes.
  • Images are used as part of the design, but are not used as as content and are not essential.
  • Design is attractive and valid for all major browsers.
  • Separate style sheets are used for small media (such as PDAs and mobile phones), and screen readers.
  • Nothing on this site flickers.

Updated October 15, 2012