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Compliance with Section 508 Accessibility Laws

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Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act requires that all website content be equally accessible to people with disabilities.  This applies to web applications, web pages and all attached files.  It applies to intranet as well as public-facing web pages, and includes all formats of documents, such as PDFs (Portable Document Format), Word documents, Excel, and powerpoint.  The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has created a comprehensive website with many helpful tools, including:

Posted on November 13, 2013
Updated on: February 8, 2018