Accessibility

Last Updated:

Friday, 16 September 2022

You can find our accessibility policy and details on how we're ensuring accessibility across our website on this page.

Below is the Accessibility Statement for www.bestcarsessex.com


BestCarsEssex takes the following measures to ensure accessibility.


  • Include accessibility as part of our mission statement

  • Include accessibility throughout our internal policies

  • Integrate accessibility into our procurement practices

  • Appoint an accessibility officer and/or ombudsperson

  • Provide continual accessibility training for our staff

  • Assign clear accessibility goals and responsibilities

  • Employ formal accessibility quality assurance methods


1) Conformance Status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities.


It defines three levels of conformance.


  • Level A

  • Level AA

  • Level AAA


www.bestcarsessex.com is fully conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Fully conformant means that the content fully conforms to the accessibility standard without any significant exceptions.


2) Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of www.bestcarsessex.com. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on this site by using our contact us form or emailing us directly.


We try to respond to feedback within ~48 hours (avg. maximum response).


3) Technical Specifications

Accessibility of www.bestcarsessex.com relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer.


This website may use the following technologies.


  • HTML

  • WAI-ARIA

  • CSS

  • JavaScript


These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.


4) Limitations & Alternatives

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of www.bestcarsessex.com, there may be some limitations.


4.1) Known limitations

Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.


4.1.1) User-Generated Content: The accessibility choices for uploaded material from users outside of our organisation, such as comments, reviews, forum/group postings, may differ from those for our own content. The quality of our user-generated material cannot be guaranteed by us. We keep an eye on user-generated material and try to fix and rectify problems as quickly as we can; if we can't, we'll remove the user-generated content. To report a problem, please get in touch with us.


5) Assessment Approach

BestCarsEssex assessed the accessibility of this site by the following approaches.


  • Self-evaluation

  • External evaluation