Website accessibility

This page contains information regarding the barrier-free use, optimal display, and tested browser compatibility, as well as the standards adopted for the coding of the pages. If you have any questions or suggestions, please use our contact form. 


This website fulfils all requirements for the A-certification and almost all additional requirements for an AA-certification. 


As far as is technically possible, we have indicated all sizes dynamically. You should also be able to read the individual pages many times enlarged.


All forms are in linear output. At the moment this only applies to the contact form. Error messages appear in the form before the field where the error has occurred.


For each web page a structure of tags has been determined. This means that you can file individual pages as bookmarks and thus save the structure of the page at the same time. 


The website design has been optimized for a display in 1024x768 pixel format. You can likewise view the website without restrictions using a screen resolution of 800x600. 


We have successfully tested the website on the three most popular operating systems with the following browsers:

Windows XP


  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 mit Service Pack 3
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0
  • Mozilla Firefox


Mac OS X


  • Safari
  • Mozilla Firefox


Linux (KDE)


  • Konqueror
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • elinks


We have not tested any other browsers; these are either incapable of reproducing the contents of this website in an up-to-date manner or free of errors. They therefore do not meet the standards of the World Wide Web Consortium.  


All pages of this website are strictly coded and structured in accordance with the specifications of the XHTML 1.0 standard. StyleSheets in accordance with the current version 2 have been used for the formatting of contents.

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