We want everyone to be able to access the Coronavirus Dashboard in any browser, whether on their phone, tablet or computer. The information on the website is often complex, and so we’re working hard to present it – in Dutch and in English – in a way that is understandable for everyone. If you come across a page that is not accessible, you can report it to us.
An accessible website is one that is easy to use for everyone. Under the Digital Accessibility of Government (Temporary Provisions) Decree, government websites must meet the requirements set out in EN 301 549/WCAG 2.1. These are guidelines aimed at ensuring websites are accessible for people with disabilities. The Coronavirus Dashboard has requested an accessibility study, which has resulted in a report. In this report you can read what the dashboard does and does not comply with when it comes to accessibility. Also read the dashboard accessibility statement. This statement was last revised on 8 February 2021. Since this date, the dashboard has been working on the points of improvement identified in the report. In addition, we continuously evaluate and improve accessibility.
We take various measures to ensure accessibility, including: