W3C Compliance Notes
W3C Priority One Accessibility Compliance
The Rideau Heritage Route Tourism Association is committed to making all of our internet documents available to everyone. In accordance with Federal and Provincial accessibility legislation(s), we have designed our site to remove accessibility problems for people with disabilities. If you have difficulty using adaptive technology with any of our Web pages, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Tables are used for formatting purposes in this web site and to maintain design functionality across a variety of platforms and browsers, absolute units have been used in these structural tables. Data tables use relative units only.
To read PDF documents with a screen reader please link to the Access Adobe website which provides useful tools and resources. Adobe also has a free online conversion tool for PDFs.
You need Acrobat Reader software to view Adobe Acrobat PDF files. If you do not have the software installed on your computer, you can download it for free at Acrobat Reader.
Hints if you´re using access technology
If you use access technology to view PDF documents go to the Access Adobe website site which provides information and tools. An online conversion tool for PDFs can be found at online conversion tools for Adobe PDF documents.
Hints for downloading Acrobat files
There are two ways to download PDFs, first, right click on the PDF link, select ´save target as´ from the pop-up menu, download to your hard disk. Or, open the PDF, click on the save icon on the Acrobat toolbar, download to hard disk.
In most instances Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF) publications are provided with an alternative, such as Microsoft Word, plain text or HTML. In some cases, alternatives have not been provided due to copyright and legal reasons. Alternatives have been provided wherever possible.
The following English-language links provide an overview of accessibility requirements and legislation in Ontario.
Canada Common Look and Feel Accessibility Information
World Wide Web Consortium Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0