Accessibility

Access Keys

  • 1 = Home
  • 2 = About
  • 3 = Portfolio
  • 4 = Contact information
  • S = Skip to content
  • 0 = Access Key Details

These access key assignments are based on research into best practice across the web and an understanding of the key global navigation requirements of site users.

If you have any comments on how this site could make better use of access keys, please email us your feedback.

Accessibility Statement

Velson Horie is committed to making the information and resources provided via the web accessible to all users. The aim to be standards compliant and follow general principles of usability and universal design, which should help all visitors to this website. By using techniques to help users of assistive and adaptive technologies, we have provided one version of the site which everyone should be able to use.

This site is intended to meet at least level 2 (AA) of the W3C's Website Accessibility Initiative (WAI) Guidelines, and as far as possible to meet level 3 (AAA). For more information about the WAI Guidelines see: Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0.

Through taking this approach we hope to make the site as inclusive as possible, and also to comply with UK legislation including the Disability Discrimination Act (1995) as amended by the Special Education Needs and Disability Act (2001), which states that it is an offence to discriminate against a disabled person by treating him or her less favourably than others for a reason relating to their disability.

Privacy

Continuous logs are maintained of web server activity. These log files include the details of your IP address, browser type, page last visited etc. Log files are used to analyse usage of the Velson Horie website, and may be kept in an anonymised form for historical records.

This site uses web "cookies" as part of user authentication (login) and to store information needed by other facilities. From time to time this site will be running Google analytics, which uses cookies for tracking visitors to the site. This information is used to gain more complete data on site use and will support the ongoing web review.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ('Google'). Google Analytics uses 'cookies', which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

If you have any concerns about the use of the your personal data on this website, please contact us by email.

Copyright Notice

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Material published by Velson Horie on these web pages is copyright Velson Horie and may not be reproduced without permission.