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UK Government Web Guidelines

From: <goliver@accease.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 19:08:09 -0800 (PST)
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-Id: <20020129190810.3284.c000-h014.c000.wm@mail.accease.com.criticalpath.net>
The UK Government has a draft set of guidelines for UK
Government web sites posted at 

http://www.e-envoy.gov.uk/publications/guidelines/webguidelines/handbook/index.htm

The close off date for feedback is 31 January and they
are very long.

However, the quick and the interested may want to have
a look at what looks like the accessibility section

Word Version.
http://www.e-envoy.gov.uk/publications/guidelines/webguidelines/handbook/drafts2-4v1.doc

PDF version.
http://www.e-envoy.gov.uk/publications/guidelines/webguidelines/handbook/pdf/drafts2-4v1.pdf

There is no HTML version.

One alarming extract from the accessibility section

'All important images must have an 'alt' attribute and
value'

Feedback goes to
webguidelines@cabinet-office.x.gsi.gov.uk

Cheers
Graham

AccEase Ltd : Making on-line information accessible
Phone : +64 9 846 6995
Email : goliver@accease.com
Received on Tuesday, 29 January 2002 22:08:13 GMT

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