Accessibility Statement for Website

Hughes Federal Credit Union is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility

Hughes Federal Credit Union takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of HughesFCU Website:

  • Include accessibility throughout our internal policies.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. HughesFCU Website is partially conformant with WCAG 2.0 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Additional accessibility considerations

Although our goal is WCAG 2.0 Level AA conformance, we are also actively working to improve all aspects of accessibility.


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of HughesFCU Website. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on HughesFCU Website:

  • Phone: 520-794-8341
  • E-mail:
  • Postal address: PO Box 11900, Tucson, AZ 85734
  • Twitter @HughesFCU
    Facebook @HughesFCU

We try to respond to feedback within .

Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology

HughesFCU Website is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:

  • Internet Explorer (IE 11) with JAWS screen reader on Windows
  • Google Chrome with JAWS screen reader on Windows

Technical specifications

Accessibility of HughesFCU Website relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Limitations and alternatives

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of HughesFCU Website, there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.

Known limitations for HughesFCU Website:

  1. Google Maps on the Locator Page: Pins on the map are not accessible via Keyboard because the map is an iFrame embed. There is an alternative way to access the information. Users may use the text listings of locations below the map.
  2. Search Field in Header: Auto suggest is not accessible with keyboard because this is functionality from a third party. We have reported to the issue to the search vendor. There is an alternative method to access the information. All information is accessible via standard search function.
  3. Financial Calculators: In Chrome JAWS is not announcing the values of the radio buttons because this is functionality from a third party. We have reported to the issue to the vendor. This functionality works in IE 11.

Assessment approach

Hughes Federal Credit Union assessed the accessibility of HughesFCU Website by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation
  • Website developer employed formal accessibility Quality Assurance methods during development
  • Continual monitoring with
  • JAWS

This statement was created on 25 March 2019 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.