ADA.nv.gov Website Lessons Learned

Human Resources (hr.nv.gov) & the State's ADA website (ada.nv.gov)

Summary of Errors Identified by WAVE

    Using the Web Accessibility Evaluation (WAVE) Tool the following errors were identified on
    http://hr.nv.gov and http://ada.nv.gov.

       Error No. Error Description & Links to Additional Information  Solution Found   Template Change?  Fixed? 
      1 State Seal/Logo:
      Location: on homepage in the top-left corner where logo or state seal is located
      No    
      2 Search Field: A form control does not have a corresponding label.
      Location: Search Field
      Yes Yes Yes
      3 Search Field: A button is empty or has no value text.
      Location: Search Field
      Yes Yes Yes
      4 Initiative Boxes:  Link contains no text
      Location: Initiative Boxes
      Yes Yes Yes
      5 Initiative Box Photo:  an image without alternative text results in an empty link.
       Location: Initiative Box photo
      Yes Yes Yes
      6 Language Translation:  An image without alternative text results in an empty link
      Location: Language Translation
      No Yes No
      7 Cleardot.gif:
       Location: Google Image (cleardot.gif)
      No    
      8 Privacy Policy:
      Location: Privacy Policy at bottom of page 
      No    
      9 Carousel: Title is alternate text - user must have a title for each image in the carousel Yes No