Accessibility on Lung Development and Repair site

This statement applies to content published on It does not apply to content accessed via other domains/sub domain.

We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

  • Optimise the display of all content according to the device you are using
  • Navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • Resize to the size of your window, and display a readable text size whichever device you are using

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

How accessible the website is

We know some of this content may not be fully accessible, for example:

  • some pages have poor colour contrast
  • some buttons are not correctly identified
  • some heading elements are not consistent
  • some images do not have good alternative text
  • some pages and document attachments are not clearly written
  • some tables do not have row headers
  • some error messages are not clearly associated with form controls
  • many older documents in PDF format are not fully accessible

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Lung Development and Repair Group is committed to making its website accessible in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This website is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.

Non accessible content

Some documents and content are exempt from the regulations (such as live video content and PDFs or other documents published before 23 September 2018 if they’re not essential to providing our services), so we do not currently have any plans to make them accessible. But if you need to access information in one of these document types, you can contact us and ask for an alternative format.

Non compliance with the accessibility regulations


Disproportionate burden


Reporting accessibility issues

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille or if you find any accessibility issues not listed on this page then please contact We’ll consider your request and get back to you within 7 days.

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

How we test this website

This website was last tested for accessibility compliance on 22 September 2020, and these tests have been carried out internally.

We used the Google Accessibility Insights tool when deciding on a sample of pages to test.

Last updated

This statement was prepared on 25 March 2021. It was last updated on 25 March 2021.