Corporate Web Standards
Video, sound and Flash files must only be used to enhance your website. The site must be functional without these files.
When linking to a multimedia download you must provide the size of the file, file type and details of estimated download times.
Multimedia files must not run on a continuous loop. Users must be given the facility to halt the loop if required.
File type must be .flv
Resolution should be maximum 550px wide by a proportionate height (to fit Hantsweb template)
Both audio and video files can act as an excellent means of conveying information as long as alternatives are provided. Therefore, all audio and videos files must have a transcript published in HTML
W3C Web Accessibility Inititative
W3C guideline 7
agents allow users to freeze moving content, avoid movement in pages. [Priority 2] When a page includes
moving content, provide a mechanism within a script or applet to allow users to freeze motion or updates"