We are committed to providing online information that is accessible to all.
Website accessibility statement in line with Public Sector Body (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018
We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website, genomicc.org. For example, that means you should be able to:
We have made the website text as simple as we can so we can reach the widest possible audience. However, sometimes we use technical terms where there is no other wording that could be used without changing what the text means.
With a few simple steps, you can customise the appearance of our website to make it easier to read and navigate.
In order to make our website easier to read and navigate, you can change display settings such as:
Internet Explorer remains the browser most compatible with assistive software. Internet Explorer can be used without plugins, but most websites and applications no longer actively support the browser, so you may need to use an alternative. Accessibility features and customisation in Edge, Chrome, Firefox and Safari may require you to install specific plugins. This is simple and easy to do on your own device;
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability. This is an external site with suggestions to make your computer more accessible.
We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:
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Please get in touch if you are experiencing any problems accessing our information online.
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