Is Your Website DDA Compliant?
The DDA aims to end the discrimination which many disabled people face. This Act gives disabled people rights in the areas of:
- access to goods, facilities and services
- buying or renting land or property.
The employment rights and first rights of access came into force on 2 December, 1996; further rights of access came into force on 1 October, 1999; and the final rights of access will come into force in October 2004.
Comliance with the dda is a legal requirement in the UK, From http://www.disability.gov.uk/dda/smefinal.html