Accessibility

GKN PLC recognises the importance of providing a website that is inclusive and available for all user groups.

Accessibility help

There are a number of things you can do to make this website easier to use.
 

Font sizes

You may change the font size of this document to your preference through your browser. In Internet Explorer, select View, then Text Size, and then your preferred size (In some browsers Text Size may be called Text Zoom or Zoom).

Alternatively you can hold down the 'ctrl' key and select '+' to zoom in or '-' to zoom out.

Otherwise:
Select Text Size from the View menu.choose the size that you want from the Text Size menu.


Accessibility advice for Mac users

The Mac operating system includes many accessibility options, including resizing text, text-to-speech and keyboard alternatives to mouse functions.

Help with PDF documents

You can download Portable Document Format (PDF) documents using Adobe Reader– available free of charge.
Adobe Reader allows you to extract the text of an Adobe PDF document and save it as a text file. This feature is particularly useful when you want to read the document on a note-taker or emboss the file with a Braille printer.
 
Information for users with disabilities on the Adobe website ('Accessing PDF documents with assistive technology' document)


Images

Most images on this website have alternative text that describes their contents or function. Images used in purely decorative graphics or for layout do not include alternative text.
 

The use of flash

This site also utilises Flash technology. The Flash being used is accessible to an extent but we have also served a non-flash version of all the flash elements should the user's browser not accomodate the latest Flash technologies.