Tuesday, 26 November 2013

"Timing adjustable" - accessibility issues with session time out

This is just a brief blog post explaining WCAG checkpoint 2.2.1 "timing adjustable", and what it means in practice.
This checkpoint applies whenever there is limited time for any action. How long the time limit is does not matter for this. The typical situation for this is when the user has to log into a web site, e.g. if they log into their account.