Blacks recognise the importance of providing a website that is accessible to all user groups, including the disabled.
The following features improve navigation for screen reader users, keyboard navigation and users of text-only browsers.
At the top of every page is a short menu that allows you to jump directly to the most important parts of the page, including main content and navigation.
Most content images used in this site include descriptive alt attributes. Purely decorative graphics include empty alt attributes.
If you wish to override the site's colours, you can import your own style sheet.
You may change the font size of this document to your preference through your browser:
If you wish to override the site's font settings, you can import your own style sheet.
This site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout.
You may import your own stylesheet into this website:
A search facility is available throughout the site to help you find products.
Choose: Help > Contents > Accessibility
W3 accessibility guidelines, which explains the reasons behind each guideline.
W3 accessibility techniques, which explains how to implement each guideline.
The Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA)
JAWS, a screen reader for Windows.
Home Page Reader, a screen reader for Windows.
Windows-Eyes, a screen reader for Windows.
PwWebSpeak, a screen reader for Windows.
Lynx, a free text-only web browser for blind users with refreshable Braille displays.
Links, a free text-only web browser for visual users with low bandwidth.