We strive to make our website accessible for everyone, including those with disabilities.
We are a family owned and operated single location small local business that understands that access to any company's website can be challenging for persons having certain disabilities. For this reason, we have taken steps to improve the usability of our website for all customers including those who utilize assistive technology. Our efforts are guided by the World Wide Web Consortium's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, Level AA (WCAG 2.1). Due to the limitation of our size and resources, we have engaged the services of professionals to assist and advise us in these matters.
Accessibility on this Website:
Our website provides several methods, features, and policies that can help with access to our website. There are also various aids available by third parties and which are provided by most browsers. You can learn more at www.AssessibilityStatements.com and at www.Karlinlaw.com.
Some Specific Accessibility Features within this website:
This website contains a third-party plugin widget powered by accessiBe which exists on its own third party dedicated accessibility server. Use of this Widget can improve website access for some users, particularly related to certain types of disabilities. AccessiBe has stated that its application makes efforts to follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1). On our website, the accessiBe widget is located at the bottom right corner of each page.
Enabling the Accessibility Menu:
The accessibility menu can be enabled by clicking the accessiBe icon at the bottom right corner of each page. After triggering the accessibility menu, please wait a moment for the accessibility menu to load in its entirety.
We anticipate that from time to time, within our resources, we will be making modifications to parts of our website, and possibly modifications to accessibility of our website. Reasonable efforts toward improving seamless, accessible, and unhindered use of websites by customers and potential customers is important to all. Moving closer to this goal will often depend on the knowledge the company has regarding any particular difficulties those using the website might encounter, as well as available resources and improvements with technology. Despite the efforts we may have made regarding accessibility, consistent with normal business practices for a company of or size and resources, some content, features, processes, or policies, may be improved, so we welcome your suggestions.
Third Party Applications:
Our website may use third-party add-ons or plug-ins for certain functions, such as Google Maps, social media feeds, etc. These may not work or may not work the same for every user and/or every type of disability. We do not have control over the structure of these plugins, and are unable to modify them at all or to the extent that would accommodate every user of our website, and are not responsible for those elements which we do not control.
Our website has or plans to have some video elements. Each video will either have close captioning or text equivalent located next to the video.
We are Here for You:
If you are experiencing difficulties with any content on our website because of a disability, or if you require assistance with any part of our site because of your particular disability, please contact us and let us know. We will be happy to assist. The following telephone number is only for assisting you if you require assistance with any part of our site because of your particular disability or because you are having difficulty in accessing or navigating any part of our website because of your particular disability. This number is not to be used for sales or product information, but is to be used for help using, understanding, and/or navigating our website and information set forth on the website. Other pages and/or links within our website may contain other telephone numbers to assist with sales, service, product information, accounts, or other aspects of our business. However, as noted above, if you have a disability that has caused or may likely cause you difficulty in accessing or navigating any part of our website because of your particular disability, you can call us at: (415) 865-0933.
You can also send an email, explaining in as much detail as possible, what type of difficulty you had, or may have had, or believe others may have. These types of emails should be sent to: email@example.com for forwarding to us. Note: if the email is sent to a third party website or mail server for forwarding to us, the third party website or mail servers does not itself read or respond to these emails, but will only forward such email to us without prior review. In contacting us by telephone or email, your privacy will be strictly protected. This means that you will not be required to provide any personal information, including but not limited to your: Name, address, telephone number, the specific type of disability you may have, information about goods, products, or services you might be interested in, email address (unless you include it in an email you send to us or to our representatives).
This website may or may not have links to third party websites. A few third-party websites (which may or may not have a link or relation to this website) may have their own accessibility features. A number (but not all) links to descriptions of or information about third party website features as provided by some of these third party websites are listed here for your convenience. This website has not reviewed these statements by others and does not render an opinion on the accuracy of these statements:
Google: For Google Products, including but not limited to Chrome, Android, Gmail: https://www.google.com/accessibility/products-features/
Firefox Brower: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/ and https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/tota11y-accessibility-toolkit/
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17456/windows-internet-explorer-ease-of-access-options
Facebook Accessibility Policy
YouTube Accessibility Policy
Instagram Accessibility Announcement
Also, for reference, are the following, which this website has not reviewed or tested. By including these references, this website is not rendering an opinion on any statement made by any of these third parties or contained within any part of these links.
Third Party Screen Readers:
A general discussion of Screen Readers by the American Foundation of the Blind https://www.afb.org/blindness-and-low-vision/using-technology/assistive-technology-products/screen-readers
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