Accessibility

Updated 12 Aug 2020

If you encounter any accessibility issues with this website, please let us know at buzz@gmmh.nhs.uk.

What is accessibility and why does it matter?

To be accessible the buzz website must be as easy to use and understand for as many visitors as possible. This website complies with the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C’s) Level AA guidelines for accessibility and we are committed to maintaining and improving the accessibility of our site.

Translation

At the top of the buzz website you should see a Google Translate toolbar. Click on the drop-down menu to select an alternative language in which to read the website. If a language you wish to read the site in is not present, or if you have difficulty using this toolbar, please contact us.

PDF accessibility

Q. Is there anything I can do to make PDF documents more accessible?

A. Useful information about services to make Acrobat documents more accessible is provided on Adobe’s website.

Further information can be found on Adobe pages on accessibility

Downloading documents

Q. What formats are downloadable documents provided in?

A. Downloadable documents on the site are provided in a variety of formats. The most common are PDF. If you require a document in an alternative format, please contact us.

Q. What if I don’t have the software to open the document?

A. Most computers already have the software to open these document formats. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader (for reading PDFs), it is available from the Adobe site.

Q. How do I save documents to my computer?

A. If you have a PC, right-click on the link to the document. If you use a Macintosh, hold down the mouse button over the link. In both cases, a popup menu will then appear. Scroll down the menu and click on ‘Save target as’. You will then be asked to choose a folder on your computer where you can save the document.

Some browsers such as Firefox and Chrome automatically download documents to your computer when you open them.

Video accessibility

All videos on this site are hosted on the video sharing websites YouTube or Vimeo and then embedded into our pages.