Test Results Based on JIS X 8341-3:2016 "Appendix JB (Informative) Assessment" (Web Pages)

Nomura Holdings conducted a conformity assessment based on JIS X 8341-3:2016 "Appendix JB (Informative) Assessment" for primary 27 web pages within the website.

"Conformance" on this web page are according to "Guideline for JIS X 8341-3:2016 Conformance Levels of Web Content - March 22th, 2016" provided by Info-communication Access Council, Web Accessibility Infrastructure Committee (WAIC) in Japan (URI http://waic.jp/docs/jis2016/compliance-guidelines/201603/).

Date of the Claim

August 31, 2016

Guidelines Title and Version

JIS X 8341-3:2016

Targeted Level and Conformance Level

Level AA and "Compliance".

Achieved Level and Conformance Level

Level AA and "Compliance".

Concise Description of the Web Pages

27web pages within Nomura Holdings website


Web Content Technologies Relied Upon

XHTML1.0, CSS2, JavaScript

Success Criteria Satisfied at Higher Level (Common to All of Tested Pages)

Level AAA

  • 2.3.2 Three Flashes
  • 2.4.8 Location
  • 3.3.6 Error Prevention (All)

Target Web Pages

  1. HOME
  2. Nomura Securities | Company Outline
  3. Feedback (Error & Confirm)
  4. Feedback (Finished)



Success Criteria Check List

* Please scroll horizontally to look at table below.

No. Success Criteria Level Applicability Results Note
1.1.1 Non-text Content A Yes Passed  
1.2.1 Audio-only and Video-only (Prerecorded) A N/A Passed No audio/video content
1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) A N/A Passed No synchronized media
1.2.3 Audio Description or Media Alternative (Prerecorded) A N/A Passed No synchronized media
1.3.1 Info and Relationships A Yes Passed  
1.3.2 Meaningful Sequence A Yes Passed  
1.3.3 Sensory Characteristics A Yes Passed  
1.4.1 Use of Color A Yes Passed  
1.4.2 Audio Control A N/A Passed No audio content
1.4.3 Contrast (Minimum) AA Yes Passed  
1.4.4 Resize text AA Yes Passed  
1.4.5 Images of Text AA Yes Passed  
2.1.1 Keyboard A Yes Passed  
2.1.2 No Keyboard Trap A Yes Passed  
2.2.1 Timing Adjustable A Yes Passed  
2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide A Yes Passed  
2.3.1 Three Flashes or Below Threshold A Yes Passed  
2.3.2 Three Flashes AAA Yes Passed  
2.4.1 Bypass Blocks A Yes Passed  
2.4.2 Page Titled A Yes Passed  
2.4.3 Focus Order A Yes Passed  
2.4.4 Link Purpose (In Context) A Yes Passed  
2.4.5 Multiple Ways AA Yes Passed  
2.4.6 Headings and Labels AA Yes Passed  
2.4.7 Focus Visible AA Yes Passed  
2.4.8 Location AAA Yes Passed  
3.1.1 Language of Page A Yes Passed  
3.1.2 Language of Parts AA N/A Passed  
3.2.1 On Focus A Yes Passed  
3.2.2 On Input A Yes Passed  
3.2.3 Consistent Navigation AA Yes Passed  
3.2.4 Consistent Identification AA Yes Passed  
3.3.1 Error Identification A Yes Passed  
3.3.2 Labels or Instructions A Yes Passed  
3.3.3 Error Suggestion AA Yes Passed  
3.3.6 Error Prevention (All) AAA Yes Passed  
4.1.1 Parsing A Yes Passed  
4.1.2 Name, Role, Value A Yes Passed  

Duration of Assessment

March 23rd to June 23rd, 2016

Enhancement toward "Conformance"

We will conduct further conformity assessments and enhance many more web pages on Nomura Holdings website periodically to conform to Level AA success criteria as the final goal.