Accessibility Statement

CISC has leveraged a platform form SIPA that is ADA compliant and a Development Agency, Kaffeinated Kodemokey, that is devoted to Web Accessibility.

Together we can ensure digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone and applying the most recent and relevant accessibility standards put forth by the WCAG and Section 508.

Measures to support accessibility

CISC takes the following measures to ensure the accessibility of CISC:

  • Appoint an accessibility officer and/or ombudsperson.
  • Hire an agency that specializes in ADA compliance.
  • Become WA Certified.

Conformance status

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.

As a government entity CISC is fully conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA and Section 508. Fully conformant means that the content fully conforms to the accessibility standard without any exceptions.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of CISC. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on CISC:

Technical specifications

Accessibility of CISC relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • WAI-ARIA
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Assessment approach

Kaffeinated Kodemonky has assessed the accessibility of CISC's website by using the following approaches:

  • Automated script to evaluate code structure for compliance
  • Manual evaluation with the use of Assisted Technology