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As per the ADA guidelines,the recommendations for doors are Doors that snap closed quickly make it difficult for users, particularly those with disabilities, to get through safely. Doors with closers should take at least 5 seconds to move from the open position at 90 degrees to 12 degrees from the latch. Doors with spring hinges should take at ...


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The benefit of keeping the default outline focus indicator is that it's well understood and does not rely purely on colour, which makes it accessible to users with difficulty recognising changes in colour. That said, it is acceptable to remove the outline and replace it with a different visual clue. The relevant WCAG guideline is SC 2.4.7 (AA) which also ...


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I guess @Mervin Johnsingh has already answered it with the facts and figures. I just wanted to highlight my experience and my thoughts automatic doors(Sliding). If there is a automatic sliding door, one expects it to open at a safe distance without decreasing the speed of walking(with doubts in mind if its going to open or not) Similarly, when one enters ...


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The approach would be to put it in a hidden div with text which can be read by screen readers only but wont be visible to people without Visual impairments. To quote this webaim article Positioning content off-screen The following are the recommended styles for visually hiding content that will be read by a screen reader. .hidden ...


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First, you can add a message that is invisible to all but screen readers. But I believe that you should really mark the container with aria-live.


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Perhaps an audio feedback like 'The list has been reordered' would be suitable? Audio information is a perfectly acceptable form of feedback for visual impaired users and they generally are used to it and value it. On a separate note, if the users are blind or visually impaired your UI is problematic by the looks of things. I can identify that bin and the ...



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