NYSBA.org Accessibility Statement

Accessibility Statement for NYSBA Website

This is an accessibility statement from New York State Bar Association.

Measures to support accessibility

New York State Bar Association takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of NYSBA Website:

  • Include accessibility as part of our mission statement.
  • Include accessibility throughout our internal policies.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. NYSBA Website is partially conformant with WCAG 2.0 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Additional accessibility considerations

Some PDF content is converted to text based web pages. Many, but not all, PDFs are designed to be accessible via screen reader and other devices and software for visually impaired users.


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of NYSBA Website. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on NYSBA Website:

Technical specifications

Accessibility of NYSBA Website relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Assessment approach

New York State Bar Association assessed the accessibility of NYSBA Website by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation


This statement was created on 20 November 2021 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.