Computer Standards

Computer accessibility refers to the accessibility of a computer system to all people, regardless of disability or severity of impairment.

Human–computer interaction (HCI) is the study of interaction between people (users) and computers.

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International Standards

International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)

1, Ch. de la Voie-Creuse, Case postale 56, CH-1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland.
Tel: +41 22 749 0111; Fax: +41 22 733 3430
Web www.iso.ch

Committees and Working Groups:

ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 28 - Office Equipment

ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 35/WG 6 - User Interface Accessibility


European Standards

Comité Européen de Normalisation (CEN)

Avenue Marnix 17, B-1000, Belgium.
Tel: + 32 2 550 08 11; Fax: + 32 2 550 08 19
Email: infodesk@cen.eu; Web: www.cen.eu

List of member organisations for CEN (MS Word Document; 56KB).

Committees and Working Groups:

CEN/TC 122/WG 5 - Ergonomics of Human-Computer Interaction
Convenor: Tom Stewart


National Standards in Europe

Denmark

Dansk Standards

Kollegievej 6, DK-2920 Charlottenlund, Denmark.
Tel: +45 39 96 61 01; Fax: +45 39 96 61 02
Email: dansk.standard@ds.dk; Web: www.ds.dk

Committees and Working Groups:

DS/S-182/U-01 - Ergonomi - Samspillet Mellem Menneske og System
Danish mirror group for ISO/TC 159/SC 4 and CEN/TC 122

Spain

Asociacion Espanola de Normalizacion y Certificacion

Génova 6, 28004 Madrid, Spain.
Tel: +34 914 326 000; Fax: +34 913 103 172
Email: info@aenor.es; Web: www.aenor.es

Committees and Working Groups:

AEN/CTN 139 - Information and communication technologies for the health

Sweden

Nordic Council of Ministers

Nordic Cooperation on Disability, Box 510, SE-162 15 Vallingby, Sweden.
Tel: +46 8 620 1890; Fax: +46 8 739 2400
Email: nsh@nsh.se; Web: www.nsh.se

Committees and Working Groups:

Nordic Cooperation on Disability
Nordic Cooperation on Disability is an organisation under the Nordic Council of Ministers, that is the governments of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.


Other National Standards

Japan

Japanese Industrial Standards Committee

1-3-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8901, Japan.
Email: jisc@meti.go.jp; Web: www.jisc.go.jp

Committees and Working Groups:

X - Information Processing

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