ISO/IEC Guide 71:2014 Preview

Guide for addressing accessibility in standards

The guide is freely available at the following link : ISO/IEC Guide 71:2014

ISO/IEC Guide 71:2014 provides guidance to standards developers on addressing accessibility requirements and recommendations in standards that focus, whether directly or indirectly, on systems (i.e. products, services and built environments) used by people. To assist standards developers to define accessibility requirements and recommendations, it presents a summary of current terminology relating to accessibility, issues to consider in support of accessibility in the standards development process, a set of accessibility goals (used to identify user accessibility needs), descriptions of (and design considerations for) human abilities and characteristics, and strategies for addressing user accessibility needs and design considerations in standards.

General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2014-12
  • Edition : 2
    Number of pages : 48
  • :
    Technical Management Board - groups
  • 13.180
    Standardization. General rules
    Aids for disabled and handicapped persons in general

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