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CommonLook: The Leader in PDF Accessibility for Over 20 Years

CommonLook is a global leader in electronic document accessibility, providing software products, professional services and world-class training.

Get ready for faster, more cost-efficient and more reliable processes for achieving compliance with the leading PDF and document accessibility standards, including WCAG, PDF/UA and Section 508.

CommonLook Office eliminates any excuses of time, deadlines, or complexity that have been used for not creating accessible PDFs up to now.

Peter Abrahams

Practice Leader – Accessibility and Usability

CommonLook PDF is truly an asset

Ellen Waldron
Food and Drug Administration

When we started our journey to make PDFs more accessible, we reached out to the experts – CommonLook... We made use of CommonLook's PDF Validator and consulted with them to ensure we were focusing our efforts on the areas that would have the biggest impact.

Dominic Mazzoni

Technical Lead, Google Chrome Accessibility

I am totally blown away by the functions and features.

Natalie C. Yarbrough 

Regulatory and Web Compliance Specialist, Communications
Peoples Health

By building this into Chrome, we’re hoping some organizations that already use HTML as part of their document workflow might be able to take advantage of this new functionality and generate compliant PDFs more easily.

Dominic Mazzoni

Technical Lead, Google Chrome Accessibility

Achieving PDF Compliance Doesn't Have to be Hard

  • CommonLook’s professional services provide The CommonLook Report, an iron-clad guarantee of compliance with Section 508, WCAG 2.0, PDF/UA or HHS standards.
  • We deliver comprehensive, fully documented results.
  • CommonLook’s Chief Technical Officer contributes to the authoring of the PDF/UA standard-generally regarded as the gold standard of PDF accessibility, as it relates to various issues, including tables and other complex objects.

CommonLook CCM Integration

  • Accessibility built into your document lifecycle.
  • Easy integration into existing CCM systems and processes using APIs to automate the process.
  • Our seamless APIs provide a process that ensures accessibility compliance on-demand.

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How CommonLook’s expertise helped Google with PDF accessibility

Two years ago, Google reached out to CommonLook because of our expertise in PDF accessibility.

We are thrilled to report that after significant progress, Google is rolling out a feature that builds PDF accessibility into Chrome.