What does this mean?

To comply with WCAG AA, the colour of text must sufficiently contrast with its background color, so that people with moderate visual impairments can read it.

The contrast ratio must be at least 4.5:1 for body text, and 3:1 for large text.

A much more demanding version of this check (1.4.6) exists for WCAG AAA. Ignoring an issue in this check will also ignore it in that check, and vice versa.



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How close this website is to fixing this issue.

Example use Found on page Occurrences
Download - Storing and Selling Fireworks Safely

Contrast is 2.48, needs to be 4.5

12
Register | My Account

Contrast is 3.19, needs to be 4.5

124
Read our Coronavirus information

Contrast is 4.03, needs to be 4.5

124
News and incidents

Contrast is 3.25, needs to be 4.5

11
Further information

Contrast is 2.92, needs to be 4.5

7
If you are in danger, please 

Contrast is 3.32, needs to be 4.5

7
Logbooks and Templates

Contrast is 2.92, needs to be 3

4
Go

Contrast is 2.51, needs to be 4.5

1
In light of the ongoing announcements from Government regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cornwall Fire and Rescue Serv ...

Contrast is 3.94, needs to be 4.5

1
Remember, you can call Floodline on 0345 988 1188 any time night or day for real-time flood warnings and advice, inc ...

Contrast is 2.5, needs to be 4.5

1
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