FDA RFQ: 508 Compliance Remediation Services

Notice ID FDA-22-RFQ-1255679

  1. BACKGROUND

The mission the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is to protect human and animal health. CVM is committed to providing the public with access to accurate, timely, and easy to understand information on regulated products, agency policies, and programs. Documents placed on FDA’s website must be in compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. Section 508 requires that the government’s electronic and information technology (EIT) is accessible to people with disabilities. Section 508 ensures that Federal employees with disabilities are able to use EIT to do their jobs. It also ensures private citizens with disabilities seeking information from Federal sources can utilize IT to access government information. Federal agencies must ensure that this technology is accessible to employees and members of the public with disabilities to the extent it does not pose an “undue burden.”

  1. SCOPE

FDA intends to procure technical support to remediate documents for compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, to assure the content is accessible to all users…

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