Web Content Accessibility

The Canadian Red Cross site is developed to meet Level 1 and Level 2 (where applicable) of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0.

This includes:

  • informative text for all images
  • style sheets to control layout and presentation
  • tables to identify headers
  • pages that can be read without style sheets
  • foreground and background colours that provide sufficient contrast when viewed by someone having color deficits
  • consistent navigation mechanisms