This accessibility statement applies to LifeLab’s Moodle learning platform "lifelabonline.org", run by the University of Southampton. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this learning platform. For example, that means you should be able to:
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use
if you have a disability.
We know some parts of this learning platform are not fully accessible and we are taking steps to address these areas as we develop the site:
We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this learning platform. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, please email email@example.com
You can also contact us if you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille. We’ll consider your request and get back to you within 30 days.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).
The University of Southampton is committed to making its learning platforms accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This learning platform is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to these non-compliances and exemptions.
The following issues and areas of content are not compliant with WCAG 2.1 AA standard.
Principle 1: Perceivable - to meet WCAG 2.1 Principle 1: Perceivable we need to make sure users can recognise and use our service with the senses that are available to them.
This means we need to do better at:
There are currently no issues on lifelabonline.org that we consider to be a disproportionate burden to fix.
The following content does not fall within the scope of these regulations, and as such may be inaccessible.
The regulations do not require interactive maps to be accessible, providing an accessible alternative is provided.
The regulations do not require that live video streams have captions, but we will strive to provide these where possible.
Third party content that is not funded, developed by, or under the control of the University of Southampton is exempt from meeting the accessibility regulations.
The University is currently undergoing a multi-year digital transformation project, known as OneWeb. This project aims to transform the University’s digital estate with a key focus on creating inclusive platforms, products and services.
The OneWeb blog provides more information about what we're doing to improve usability and accessibility.
This statement was prepared on 14th October 2021. It was last reviewed on 1st March 2022.
We will continue to test our site at regular intervals moving forward and will look to prioritise the areas that have the highest impact for the most users. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to get in contact at firstname.lastname@example.org to help us target our priorities.