We want as many people as possible to be able to use the OpenClinica application, and OpenClinica is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone and applying the relevant accessibility standards.
Accessibility-friendly design principles used in the OpenClinica application include:
The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Although our goal is WCAG 2.1 Level AA conformance, we have also applied some Level AAA Success Criteria: Images of text are only used for decorative purposes. Re-authentication after a session expires does not cause loss of data.
Accessibility of OpenClinica relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:
These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.
Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of the OpenClinica application, there may be some limitations:
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.
We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of OpenClinica. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers by contacting OpenClinica support. We will do our best to respond within 1 business day.
OpenClinica, LLC assessed the accessibility of its application using internal resources.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).
This statement was prepared on November 15, 2022.