Accessibility Statement

RPA’s approach to accessibility is based on “Access for All”. Whilst focused on people with mobility and sensory impairments this design approach works for everyone.

RPA Website Accessibility


What is BrowseAloud?

BrowseAloud makes websites accessible to those who require online reading support.It works by reading web pages aloud in a human-sounding voice. The user simply hovers their mouse pointer over the text to hear it read aloud

BrowseAloud Video Tour

Features of BrowseAloud

Reads web pages aloud in a human-sounding voice (Includes websites, intranets, extranets, html, accessible Flash, alt tags)

Reads secure web pages

Reads PDF and Word documents in their original format

Highlights each word as it is spoken to show you where you are on the page

Magnifies text to your chosen font size and font style

Translates word-for-word between English, French, German, Italian and Spanish

Looks up accurate dictionary definitions

Converts text to MP3 for playback or recording

Masks information on the screen to help you focus on a particular area

Get BrowseAloud

Download BrowseAloud for free from the BrowseAloud website: 

Download and Install BrowseAloud

Luas and Accessibility

Click here to view Luas Accessibility pages

For further information contact the RPA Access Officer using the contact details below.

by post:
RPA Access Officer,
Railway Procurement Agency,
Parkgate Business Centre,
Parkgate Street,
Dublin 8,

by fax:
+353 (0)1 6463401

by phone:
+353 (0)1 6463400

by email:



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