Key points to consider

  • Add alternative text to describe the table
  • Specify column header information
  • Check link text
  • Avoid blank cells, rows or columns
  • Provide unique and meaningful names to tabs
  • Check colour contrast

Accessibility Checking

Office 2013 has an in-built accessibility checker that can highlight potential issues with your document.

File > Info > Check for Issues > Check for Accessibility

The check includes clear instructions on how to fix any issues it returns.

Further Information