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Accessibility Statement Air Liquide Healthcare

Accessibility statement

Air Liquide undertakes to make its website accessible in accordance with Article 47 of Law No. 2005-102 of February 11, 2005.

To this end, it shall implement the strategy and actions detailed in its multi-year plan which is currently being drawn up. This declaration of accessibility applies to Air Liquide Healthcare website.


The Air Liquide Healthcare site is in partial compliance with RGAA 4.1 Double-A (AA) level due to the non-conformities and deviations listed below.


The compliance audit carried out by Ipedis reveals that the compliance rate is 70,97% :

  • 44 compliant criteria
  • 18 non-compliant criteria
  • 44 non-applicable criteria


The contents listed below are not accessible for the following reasons.


Several elements of non-compliance are described in this document, some of which are recurrent on several pages:

  • Informative images have no text alternative.
  • Decorative images within the content are not ignored by the screen reader.
  • The text alternative of the logo on the footer is not sufficiently relevant.
  • The information-bearing image on the "Medical Air" page does not have a detailed description.
  • The contrast of some texts against the background is insufficient.
  • Some videos have neither a text transcription nor audio description.
  • Some videos do not have synchronized subtitles.
  • The title of some links makes it difficult to understand the destination.
  • The carousel on the home page is not implemented in an accessible way.
  • The fold/unfold opening on the breadcrumb trail is not vocalized by the screen reader.
  • There is no audio indication that one is moving on to the next step and that a new question is being displayed on the "Solution Finder" page.
  • Empty <p> tags are used to visually create space between paragraphs.
  • The titles of the various sections are not in title tags.
  • The focus is not visible on certain elements of the site.
  • Checkboxes on the "Solution Finder" page are not grouped with a Fieldset attribute.
  • Form fields on the "Contact" page do not have an autocomplete attribute.
  • Tab order does not always follow a consistent path.
  • PDF documents are not accessible.

Derogations for disproportionate burden

No derogation identified.

Content not subject to the obligation of accessibility

No content not subject to the accessibility obligation


This statement was made on 25/01/2023 and was updated on the 23/10/2023. Technologies used for the website development:

  • HTML5
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

The tests of the web pages were performed with the following combinations of user agents and screen readers:

  • NVDA with Google Chrome

The following tools were used in the evaluation:

  • Web Developer Toolbar
  • WAVE
  • WCAG - Contrast checker
  • Accessible Color Picker
  • Taba11y
  • InspecteurA11y
  • axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing
  • Assistant RGAA
  • PDF Accessibility Checker (PAC) 2021

Pages of the site having been the subject of the verification of conformity:

  • Homepage
  • Contact Us
  • Legal
  • FAQ
  • Search
  • Medical Gases
  • Site Map
  • Accessibility
  • Solution Finder
  • Medical Facilties
  • Dental
  • Aerobika™
  • Stationary Oxygen Concentrators
  • Medical Air
  • What is Sleep Apnea


If you are unable to access any content or service, you can contact the website manager to be directed to an accessible alternative or to obtain the content in another form.

Send a message via our contact form (Website / Report a technical issue)


This procedure is to be applied in the following case:

You have reported to the website manager a lack of accessibility that prevents you from accessing any of the content or services of the portal and you have not received a satisfactory response.