A large number of Internet users with disabilities can find
websites difficult or even impossible to use because of the way
that they have been designed. UBM plc
recognises the need to ensure that the website meets or exceeds the
The website is being developed to be as accessible as possible
and to be compatible with the types of adaptive technology used by
people with disabilities, including screen readers.
Currently we have included facilities to allow the user to
change the text size through the browser and be navigable by Voice
browser. We will continue to develop the website to increase the
level of accessibility.
Navigating this website
To navigate through this website, please use the menu on the left
hand side of the page. If you are using a screen reader, you can
use the access key alt - M (press Enter). This will take you to the
main menu; from there you can use the tab key to navigate through
Users can change the font size of this document to their preference
through the browser. In Internet Explorer select View, then Text
Size, and then your preferred size.
In Netscape select View, then Text Zoom, and then your preferred
In Mozilla Firefox select View, then Text Size, then Increase or
Users may import their own style sheet into the website. In
Internet Explorer select Tools, then Internet Options, and then
Accessibility. Next click on any or all of three checkboxes to
ignore colours, font styles or font sizes. In the same window you
can change the style sheet by clicking the checkbox that says
'Format document using my style sheet' then browse to your
preferred style sheet and click OK.
In Netscape select Edit, then Preferences and then Appearance.
You will then be given the choice to specify your own colours and
In Mozilla Firefox select Tools, then Options, then the Content
tab, and select your own colour and font preferences.
This page will be updated regularly as and when further
modifications are made to the website.