Mentimeter accessibility statement
This statement concerns Mentimeter (https://www.mentimeter.com) and the associated voting site Menti (https://www.menti.com). It does not cover user-provided content that is uploaded to Mentimeter.
We want as many people as possible to be able to use Mentimeter. For example, that means you should be able to:
- The option to add image description to user uploaded images
- Guidance for accessible colour schemes for user-created themes
- Compatible with a screen reader
- Orientation enabled for different devices
- Responsive design (meaning the display of all content is optimised for all screen sizes),
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.
How accessible is the website
You can visit the Mentimeter accessibility web page for full details on accessibility options associated with Mentimeter.
What we do about known issues
We work to achieve and maintain WCAG 2.1 AA standards, but it is not always possible for all our content to be accessible. Where content is not accessible, we will state a reason, warn users and offer alternatives.
Technical information about this website’s accessibility
Imperial College London is committed to making its website accessible in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the known issues listed below.
Non accessible content
The VPAT report for Mentimeter only applies to the voting site “Menti” (accessible via www.menti.com). It does not cover the Mentimeter site www.mentimeter.com
Currently, Mentimeter only partially supports accessibility features. The supplier is addressing remaining accessibility issues as signposted on their 2020 roadmap. The unsupported and partially supported features are listed below.
Whilst Menti.com is covered by the roadmap, Mentimeter.com is not stated as WCAG 2.0 AA compliant.
Non compliance with the accessibility regulations
- Text size can only be adjusted within the application on computer browsers
- High contrast colour settings are currently not available.
- Not all status messages and notifications are screen reader compatible
- Does not by default have images of text. Presenters or poll creators may add images of text.
- UI elements are by default provided in one single language determined by the lang tag.
Reporting accessibility issues
If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille or if you find any accessibility issues not listed on this page then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).
This statement was prepared on 9 September 2020. It was last updated on 9 September 2020.