ADA Compliance for Legal Websites

Attorney Website ADA Compliance

The Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) provides a legal framework to make businesses more accessible for disabled individuals.  Most people correlate ADA specifications to business locations, most people do now know that the ADA also applies to website accessibility.  Here are a few of the features that can help to make a website ADA website compliant for lawyers and law firms.  To be ADA compliant, websites must:

  • Be readable with clear fonts and delineated sections
  • All images must be labeled with an alternative description
  • Text on an image that is not in the ALT description and is unreadable by browser reading tools should be avoided at all costs
  • Website features provided to non-disabled users must be also be provided to disabled users (i.e contact forms and visible phone number)

There are several more ADA compliance for attorney websites improvements to help disabled individuals interact with your website, including:

  • Keyboard navigation
  • Clearly legible fonts
  • Contrast adjustments
  • Text spacing

Legal Web Design assists attorneys and legal organizations to make their legal websites ADA compliant.    Contact us today for a free, no-obligation ADA website compliance scan.  If updates are required to help disabled visitors to interact with your website in the same manner as non-disabled visitors, Legal Web Design will provide a reasonable quote to assist with website updates or simply recommend ADA compliance tasks that you can do on your own to enhance ADA website compliance.  The website ADA compliance scan is absolutely free and there is no obligation to proceed with our services.

YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A LEGAL WEB DESIGN CUSTOMER OR CHANGE YOUR CURRENT WEBSITE HOSTING TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR ADA COMPLIANCE SERVICES.

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