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Web Accessibility Conformity Assessment – Implementation Alternatives for a Quality Mark in Austria

  • Marie-Luise Leitner
  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Daniela Ortner
  • Christine Strauss
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4061)

Abstract

Various European Union initiatives have focused on the dissemination and harmonization of approaches for assessing the conformity of web accessibility. This paper suggests a scenario-based decision support for the implementation of a web accessibility quality mark in Austria on the basis of a framework proposed in a CEN Workshop Agreement. The paper analyzes different implementation alternatives in order to facilitate and accelerate the realisation of such approaches at the national level and to encourage other European countries to adopt selected elements for their own initiation.

Keywords

Normative Document Quality Mark Implementation Alternative Conformity Assessment European Authority 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marie-Luise Leitner
    • 1
  • Klaus Miesenberger
    • 2
  • Daniela Ortner
    • 2
  • Christine Strauss
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of FinanceUniversity of ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Institute Integriert StudierenUniversity of LinzLinzAustria
  3. 3.Department of Business StudiesUniversity of ViennaViennaAustria

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