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Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner

Client Case Study
Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner website

Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner

www.bedfordshire.pcc.police.uk

The Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner is Kathryn Holloway. The police and crime commissioner is an elected official tasked with setting out the way crime is tackled by Bedfordshire Police in the English County of Bedfordshire.

Bedfordshire Police Commissioner logo
Kathryn Holloway

Our Brief

To achieve the Crime Commissioner’s goal of providing accessible information to the people of Bedfordshire, they wanted to provide online support to make sure their website is usable by all and their website is inclusive to the widest possible audience.

Recite Me toolbar solution. Audio, styling, reading, translation icons.

Our Solution

To transform the Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s website to a fully inclusive platform to research information easily, the Recite Me accessibility toolbar was installed.

This assistive technology provides a unique range of features including, text-to-speech functionality, reading aids and styling options, where people can change the colour scheme as well as the texts font style, size, colour, and spacing. For people who speak English as a second language, the toolbar also includes on-demand translation into over 100 languages, including 35 text to speech voices.

Client Testimonial

"It is hugely important for us as an organisation to be accessible to the public we serve. Our website holds a lot of information which everyone should be able to access easily. Thanks to the Recite Me Toolbar, we have made vast strides in making our website more accessible for all and it will continue to be a focus for us when improving our online presence. "

Clare Kelly, Chief Executive, Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner