Accessibility

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service is committed to ensuring that our website is as accessible to all users as possible, regardless of disabilities. We aim to achieve this by adhering to the widely accepted standards and guidelines for accessibility such as:

  • Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) versions 1.0 and 2.0 as defined by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
  • The 'A' and 'AA' standards for content accessibility
  • Principles outlined by the Plain English Campaign for writing simple, effective and accessible content
  • W3C's HTML 5 and CSS standards

Ultimately, we wish to ensure that this site can be used easily and effectively by everyone, regardless of ability, education, language or technology.

Translations

We aim to provide services which are open to all.

For those people needing to access our services and whose first language is not English, we recommend the use of automatically translated versions of our website, available in a number of languages, using the Google Translate service available at the bottom of the page on the left hand side.

Please note: these translations are direct/automatic translations and therefore may not convey the same message as originally intended in English.

If you wish to contact us regarding any accessibility issues relating to this website, or indeed any such issue relating to our Service as a whole, please don't hesitate to get in touch