Client-side Image Maps (MS Word)

While this is a relevant checkpoint for web pages adhering to (U.S.) Section 508, WCAG 2.0, and/or PDF U/A criteria, this checkpoint is not applicable to .doc and .docx files and thus, not to PDF files created from MS Word using CommonLook Office GlobalAccess.

Guidelines and Standards

This checkpoint is relevant to the following regulations, guidelines and standards:

DocumentPublishedScopeConformance Criteria
Section 508 – 2001 Regulations (USA)2001“Web-Based Information & Applications”(f)
W3C WCAG 2.02008Web ContentGuideline 2.1.1
Health and Human Services – HHS (USA)2013PDF File 508 ChecklistNot Applicable
ISO 14289 (PDF/UA)2012PDF TechnologyNot Applicable