Accessibility Statement for Cinch Underground

This is an accessibility statement from Cinch Underground Inc. .

Measures to support accessibility

Cinch Underground Inc. takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of Cinch Underground :

  • Assign clear accessibility goals and responsibilities.
  • Employ formal accessibility quality assurance methods.

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. Cinch Underground is fully conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Fully conformant means that the content fully conforms to the accessibility standard without any exceptions.

Additional accessibility considerations

Although our goal is WCAG 2.1 Level AA conformance, we have also applied some Level AAA Success Criteria: Images of text are only used for decorative purposes. Re-authentication after a session expires does not cause loss of data.

Additional an online tool is available to change the visual settings of the website as well as have content read aloud.


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

We try to respond to feedback within .

Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology

Cinch Underground is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:

  • Accessibility online tool is available on the website.
  • Assistive technology compliant.
  • The technology is supported natively in widely-distributed user agents that are also accessibility supported (such as HTML and CSS).
  • The technology is supported in a widely-distributed plug-in that is also accessibility supported.
  • Captions are available for most videos that may appear on the website.

Cinch Underground is not compatible with:

  • Older operating systems that are 5 or more years old.

Technical specifications

Accessibility of Cinch Underground 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
  • Accessibility Widget

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

Limitations and alternatives

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of Cinch Underground , there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.

Known limitations for Cinch Underground :

  1. Sign language interpretation is not available for videos : Few uploaded images may not have text alternativesbecause . . Please use the ‘report issue’ button if you encounter an issue”.

Assessment approach

Cinch Underground Inc. assessed the accessibility of Cinch Underground by the following approaches:

  • External evaluation

Evaluation report

An evaluation statement for Cinch Underground is available at:


This statement was created on 21 October 2022 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.

Accessibility Report for Accessibility Check

About the Evaluation

Tool Name
Accessibility Check
Conformance Target
Report Identifier
Fri Oct 21 2022
Michelle Kelly
Ruby Web Marketing LLC

Executive Summary

Testing completed using various accessibility tools and programs.




Reported on 43 of 52 Level A, AA Success Criteria.

  • 38 Passed
  • 0 Failed
  • 0 Cannot tell
  • 5 Not applicable
  • 9 Not Checked

All Results

Success CriterionResultObservations
A.1.1.1: Web-Based Accessible (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Not checked

Compliance Met

A.1.2.1: Accessibility Guidelines (Level A)Not checked

Compliance Met

A.1.2.2: Platform Accessibility Services (Level A)Not checked

Compliance Met

A.2.1.1: Text Alternatives for Rendered Non-Text Content (Level A)Passed

Compliance Met

A.2.1.2: Alternatives for Rendered Time-Based Media (Level A)Passed

Compliance Met

A.2.2.1: Editing-View Status Indicators (Level A)Passed

Compliance Met

A.2.2.2: Access to Rendered Text Properties (Level AA)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.1.1: Keyboard Access (Minimum) (Level A)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.1.2: No Keyboard Traps (Level A)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.1.3: Efficient Keyboard Access (Level AA)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.1.4: Keyboard Access (Enhanced) (Level AAA)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.1.5: Customize Keyboard Access (Level AAA)Not in scope

Compliance Met

A.3.1.6: Present Keyboard Commands (Level AAA)Not in scope

Compliance Met

A.3.2.1: Auto-Save (minimum) (Level A)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.2.2: Timing Adjustable (Level A)Not checked 
A.3.2.3: Static Input Components (Level A)Not checked 
A.3.3.1: Static View Option (Level A)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.4.1: Navigate by structure (Level AA)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.4.2: Navigate by Programmatic Relationships (Level AAA)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.5.1: Text Search (Level AA)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.6.1: Independence of Display (Level A)Passed

Compliance Met

A.3.6.2: Save Settings (Level AA)Not checked 
A.3.6.3: Apply Platform Settings (Level AA)Passed 
A.3.7.1: Preview (Minimum) (Level A)Passed 
A.3.7.2: Preview (Enhanced) (Level AAA)Passed 
A.4.1.1: Content Changes Reversible (Minimum) (Level A)Passed 
A.4.1.2: Settings Change Confirmation (Level A)Passed 
A.4.1.3: Content Changes Reversible (Enhanced) (Level AAA)Passed 
A.4.2.1: Describe Accessibility Features (Level A)Passed 
A.4.2.2: Document All Features (Level AA)Not checked 
B.1.1.1: Content Auto-Generation After Authoring Sessions (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Passed 
B.1.1.2: Content Auto-Generation During Authoring Sessions (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Passed 
B.1.2.1: Restructuring and Recoding Transformations (evaluated as Level AA)Passed 
B.1.2.2: Copy-Paste Inside Authoring Tool (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Passed 
B.1.2.3: Optimizations Preserve Accessibility (Level A)Passed 
B.1.2.4: Text Alternatives for Non-Text Content are Preserved (Level A)Passed 
B.2.1.1: Ensure that accessible content production is possible. (evaluated as Level AA)Not checked 
B.2.2.1: Accessible Option Prominence (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Not checked 
B.2.2.2: Setting Accessibility Properties (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Passed 
B.2.3.1: Alternative Content is Editable (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Passed 
B.2.3.2: Automating Repair of Text Alternatives (Level A)Passed 
B.2.4.1: Accessible Template Options (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Not applicable 
B.2.4.2: Identify Template Accessibility (Level AA)Passed 
B.2.4.3: Author-Created Templates (Level AA)Passed 
B.2.4.4: Accessible Template Options (Enhanced) (Level AAA)Passed 
B.2.5.1: Accessible Pre-Authored Content Options (Level AA)Not applicable 
B.2.5.2: Identify Pre-Authored Content Accessibility (Level AA)Not applicable 
B.3.1.1: Checking Assistance (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Passed 
B.3.1.2: Help Authors Decide (Level A)Passed 
B.3.1.3: Help Authors Locate (Level A)Passed 
B.3.1.4: Status Report (Level AA)Not applicable 
B.3.1.5: Programmatic Association of Results (Level AA)Passed 
B.3.2.1: Repair Assistance (WCAG (evaluated as Level AA)Not applicable 
B.4.1.1: Features Active by Default (Level A)Passed 
B.4.1.2: Option to Reactivate Features (Level A)Passed 
B.4.1.3: Feature Deactivation Warning (Level AA)Passed 
B.4.1.4: Feature Prominence (Level AA)Passed 
B.4.2.1: Model Practice (WCAG) (evaluated as Level AA)Passed 
B.4.2.2: Feature Instructions (Level A)Passed 
B.4.2.3: Tutorial (Level AAA)Not applicable 
B.4.2.4: Instruction Index (Level AAA)Not applicable 

Created with ATAG Report Tool version 0.6.0