AODA Compliance – Does your website comply with AODA standards?
The Ontario government has made it mandatory for organizations with more than 50 employees to comply with the AODA web accessibility rules by January 1, 2021.
If your website is not AODA compliant, it can result in fines of $50,000 per day or part day for directors and officers and fines of up to $100,000 per day or part day for the corporation.
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AODA Compliance Deadline
What is AODA?
The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA Ontario) is a law that sets out a process for developing and enforcing accessibility standards.
According to the AODA standards, designated public sector organizations and large organizations must make their internet websites and web content conform with the World Wide Web Consortium Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 level AA by January 1, 2021.
What is WCAG?
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) is developed with a goal of providing a single shared standard for web content accessibility that meets the needs of individuals, organizations, and governments internationally.
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Why you should trust us for your website accessibility needs
We truly understand that every business is unique. With our expertise, we offer customized solutions depending on your business requirements. We don’t believe in quick-fixes but long-term solutions, that’s we also offer WCAG 2.1 compliance, preparing you for future standards.
Agility and ability
Our team of experts will ensure that your websites and web content conform to WCAG guidelines before the set deadline of January 1, 2021. We will also make sure the transition to WCAG compliance is smooth for your business.
We protect your business from litigation
We will ensure that your website pages comply with WCAG guidelines as and when they are updated.
Value for money
Our solutions are customized to your business needs. Begin with a free assessment and let us help you get AODA ready.
How does it work?
Free Consultation and Audit
Website development and implementation on new features
AODA accessible website
Our team of experts will do a through analysis of your website and will use AODA compliance checker to determine what needs to be addressed. We will work to make the required changes to ensure that your website complies with the standards laid out by AODA and WCAG
Some of the changes include :
To enable users with visual impairments like blurred vision or aging sight
To help people with various degrees of color blindness
To enable people with visual impairments, cognitive disabilities, or motor impairments to orient better at the site
Benefits of accessible website
Give you a competitive edge
By making your website AODA compliant, you are not only offering equal access to EVERYONE but it also shows your customers that you care for them
Protects your business from costly fines and lawsuits
Complying with legislation means your business is protected from hefty fines and future lawsuits
Improves the aesthetic appeal of your website
Improves the overall look of your website on mobile as well as desktop and at the same time making it user-friendly
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