LAB Open, the open access publishing platform of LAB University of Applied Sciences, was launched 9th of March 2020.
This accessibility statement applies to www.labopen.fi and was prepared on 17 June 2020. The English version was added 12 November 2021. Morgan Digital, as the technical service provider, is responsible for and has evaluated the accessibility of the layout, user interface and programming of LAB Open. Accessibility of the content is based on self-evaluation.
The layout, user interface and programming of LAB Open were executed according to the web content accessibility guidelines WCAG 2.1 AA. Accessibility of the contents is ensured by using defined headings and providing text alternatives (‘alt text’) for non-text content. Alt text is provided for all images, infographics and figures that can’t be analyzed with assistive technologies such as screen readers.
LAB Open has its own accessibility instructions for authors, https://www.labopen.fi/en/accessibility/
Notification of Accessibility Deficiencies and the Surveillance Authority
If you find any accessibility issues on our website, please let us know. We will do our best to rectify the issue. You can contact us using our feedback form.
If you are not satisfied with the answer or if you do not receive one at all within two weeks, you can file a notification with the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. The webpage of the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland provides detailed instructions on how to file a notification and how the matter is processed (in Finnish and Swedish).
Contact Information of the Surveillance Authority
Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland
Supervisory unit for web accessibility
Telephone (switch): + 358 295 016 000