Barrier Free Communication: Useful Information & Examples


Webinar series on barrier-free web design. "BIK for All" is a project of the German Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (in German):

Open online course for creating accessible teaching materials and documents, Uni Rostock (Germany), Project "Inklusive University":

Lecture Series "Accessible Documents" of the University TU Dresden (in German): BFD

Easy-to-read: European Standards for making information easy to read and to understand (in different languages):

Aktion Mensch: Overview of the basics and legal requirements of barrier-free web offers (in German):

Examination possibility for texts in easy to read (German):

What is easy-to-read language? Explanatory film in easy language, Lebenshilfe Lüdenscheid (in German): Click here to see the video on YouTube

A comprehensive selection of links and information on the topic of barrier-free communication (print media, easy-to-read, logos & pictogrammes) from the German Federal Agency for Accessibility (Bundesfachstelle Barrierefreiheit): Details here

Digital Accessibility, BMDW, Austria: Details here

Tips for testing digital accessibility (German): Bundesfachstelle Barrierefreiheit

Barrier-free PDF documents and forms, Justus Liebig University Giessen (German): Details here

Guide barrier-free on-line videos (BIK for all, in German):

Barrier-free video player (Action Mensch, in German):

Easy for all: the offer of the Aktion Mensch for a barrier-free Internet (in German):

DBSV recommendations for barrier-free materials using the example of a museum (including tactile objects, audio guides, nature tours, object descriptions and orientation, in German):übersicht.html