Accessibility and Usability Declaration

IVBAM undertakes to make the Madeira Rum website available in compliance with Decree Law No. 83/2018, of 19 October, which transposes Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the accessibility of websites and mobile applications.

I. Compliance status

The IVBAM’s Madeira Rum website is fully compliant with Decree Law no. 83/2018 of 19 October.

II. Preparation of this accessibility and usability declaration

This statement was updated on 2021-05-21.

In accordance with article 9 of Decree-Law No. 83/2018, entities must adopt the following monitoring procedures. Procedures A) and B) are mandatory. Procedure C) is recommended.

A. Automatic assessments carried out

  1. (2021-05-21). Relatório: Report: Homepage Validation
    • Tool used: Access Monitor Plus
    • Sample: 1 pages.
    • Main results (summary): Obtained a score of 8.2

B. Manual evaluations carried out:

The present the website has not yet been subject to a manual assessment of accessibility practices.

C. Usability tests with people with disabilities:

The present website has not yet been subject to testing with users with disabilities.

III. Contacting and requesting information about the website

To contact, send suggestions, make complaints or request additional information regarding the contents and/or functionalities present on the IVBAM website, please use the following means:


IV. Other evidence

V. Reporting situations of discrimination

In accordance with Article 13(1) of Decree-Law No. 83/2018, of 19 October, whenever a person with a disability is subject to less favourable treatment than that which is, has been or will be given to another person in a comparable situation, which constitutes a discriminatory practice against persons with disabilities, provided for and punished under the terms of Article 4 of Law No. 46/2006, of 28 August, that person may lodge a complaint, in accordance with the provisions of Decree-Law No. 34/2007, of 15 February.

The National Institute for Rehabilitation (INR, I.P.), provides a form to report situations of discrimination and forwards complaints to the competent entities. Each year the INR, I.P. draws up an annual report on the application of the law prohibiting and punishing discrimination on the grounds of disability and the existence of aggravated health risks (Law No. 46/2006, 28 August).

This Accessibility and Usability Statement has been created with the help of the WAI-Tools EN v1.5 Generator, developed within the WAI-Tools project, of which AMA is part of the consortium. The Declaration has been designed in accordance with Decree-Law no. 83/2018, of 19 October.