Somers Limited ("Somers") seeks to make its website as accessible as possible and has built the site with the following in mind:
We believe that this website meets the requirements of the level 1 and 2 criteria of the World Wide Web Consortium Web Accessibility Initiative (WCAG WAI) 2.0 guidelines. We strive to meet level 3 whenever possible and we adhere to the accepted standards for accessibility and usability whenever we can, although it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website, especially where guidelines are still evolving. We continue to review our solutions in line with updates to accepted accessibility guidelines and standards.
If you find a part of our site that is difficult to use please contact us so that we can continue to improve our overall accessibility. Alternatively, the following tips may be useful:
The text is too small for me to read – how can I change it?
If you are using a desktop PC, then follow these simple instructions:
If you are using an Apple Mac, then follow these simple instructions:
To reset your zoom setting most browsers accept the Ctrl + 0 command.
The mouse is difficult to use – how can I get around Somers?
You can navigate your way to selected areas of our site using your keyboard. You can use the arrow keys to help you with scrolling up and down a page. You can also move up and down pages by using the Page Up and Page Down keys. Using the Home and End keys will take you to the top and bottom of pages, respectively. You may also use the Tab key to jump between links on a page.
I cannot download or view certain documents/resources from the website – how can I get them?
Some documents require specific programs installed on your computer in order to view them. For example .pdf documents require the Adobe Reader program which you can download from www.adobe.com.
If you are unable to open or view documents using the following files types then you may require Microsoft Office products or an update to your software package:
The Microsoft Office suite or individual readers are available to purchase from here: office.microsoft.com
Which web browsers are best for viewing the website?
This website is designed to function on the most up to date version of the following desktop browsers:
To check if you are running the latest browser version please visit www.browsehappy.com