Guidelines for the Design of Icons and Symbols Accessible to all Users, Including the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities

Name: Guidelines for the Design of Icons and Symbols Accessible to all Users, Including the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
Number: ISO/IEC TR 19766:200
Issuing Organisation: ISO IEC
Country: International
Website: https://webstore.iec.ch/publication/10728
Type: Other
Issue Year: 2007
Forward Review Date: Not known
Availability: Technical report or technical specification
Domains: Active and Healthy Ageing
Fields: Assistive Technologies
Intended Audience: Governmental and Public Sector bodies, Private Sector bodies, Third (Voluntary) Sector bodies
Abstract: The standard provides recommendations relating to the design of icons to support accessibility by the elderly and people with disabilities. These recommendations assist accessible implementation of all icons for users. While these recommendations were developed to meet the needs of the elderly and people with disabilities, they can also provide greater accessibility to a wider range of users in a variety of different contexts.
Relevance to Active and Healthy Ageing: High
Older Person Specific : Yes
Usage: Not known
Comment: N/A

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