NHS Education for Scotland (NES) are committed to easy access for everyone. We're constantly working towards improving the accessibility of this application to ensure we provide equal access to all of our users.
Turas Data Intelligence was launched in April 2019. We plan to make the application fully accessible in line with new legislation by September 23rd 2020. At the moment(as of 18/09/2019) it is partially compliant.
This application is improved on a regular basis in an Agile way and we want to be clear and transparent with regards to what we are doing to improve accessibility for the users of this software.
This application is run by NHS Education for Scotland. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this application. For example, that means you should be able to:
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.
We know some parts of this application aren’t fully accessible:
If you need information on this application in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille:
Telephone: 0141 223 1400 (ask for Colin Sanders).
We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 5 days.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Applications and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).
Our offices have audio induction loops, or if you contact us before your visit we can arrange a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter. If you are deaf and would like to communicate with us without visiting the office please contact us using the email address below and we can use contactSCOTLAND-BSL interpretation service to discuss your issues.
Telephone: 0141 223 1400 (ask for Colin Sanders)
Address: 2 Central Quay, 89 Hydepark Street, Glasgow, G3 8BW
NHS Education for Scotland is committed to making its application accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Applications and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This application is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.
The site is not optimised for browsing via a screen reader. Aria landmark roles are not implemented on the site as per WCAG 1.3.1 and WCAG 2.4.1
This application was tested on the 18th September 2019. The test was carried out by a member of staff from NES Digital using a combination of Accessibility Insights (Chrome plugin) and Accessibility Auditing Tools (integrated Chrome development tool).
Due to Turas applications having a variety of different users and how they interact with the system we decided to test the application using a variety of different logins.
Within this we tested:
We plan to have this application fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard for the 23rd September 2020.
In our roadmap to accessibility you can see our approach to ensuring that the Turas platform is accessible.
This statement was prepared on 18th September 2019.