Some plugins and overlays promise a ‘one time’ solution to website accessibility issues, but sadly this just isn’t enough to ensure you are compliant with the ADA regulations. Our audits have even found that some accessibility solutions’ websites are not compliant!
While it would be great if it was as easy as simply installing a plugin or adding one piece of code, unfortunately this just isn’t the case. Compliance needs to be managed on an ongoing basis, with the issue addressed at the root causes – staff training to ensure that content is created in a compliant manner, and management of your digital supply chain to ensure that you’re on top of the services your website uses.
In fact, some plugins are so well known as being non-compliant that lawyers are deliberately seeking out websites that use them in their search for potential litigation targets.
Plugins do not make you ADA compliant and could get you sued
They may have aggressive marketing and promises of compliance but based on what has been written about them (see the articles below for more detail), you should treat them with caution and ensure you really are compliant by addressing the root causes. Some of those to be wary of include:
At AAAtraq, we help you to holistically manage website compliance through a managed pathway, with milestones and timescales specific to the issues your website faces. This process, combined with increasing cost coverage as you progress, allows you to be confident that the risk of litigation is being mitigated.
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Subscribing to AAAtraq
By subscribing you are already showing that you are committed to ensuring your website is accessible for all. As soon as you subscribe you will benefit from our unique litigation cost coverage, so you can be confident that you are protected from drive by lawsuits while you follow your pathway to compliance.
In subscribing to the service you are authorising AAAtraq Limited to send instructions to the financial institution that issued your card, and for AAAtraq to take payments from your card in accordance with the terms and conditions of the service.
The next step on your compliance journey; purchasing your Risk Assessment (report and detail).
The detailed breakdown points to specific actions you can take to start demonstrating reasonable adjustment.
Complete the details below and then confirm (next page) to purchase online, the report is sent in around an hour.
The first step in your compliance journey is understanding your level of risk.
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