Accessibility statement

Accessibility state

The Finnish Medicines Agency Fimea strives to guarantee the accessibility of each of its websites in accordance with the law on the provision of digital services (306/2019).

The law on the provision of digital services has implemented the so-called EU Accessibility Directive (Directive 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union on the accessibility of the websites and mobile applications of public sector bodies).

This accessibility statement applies to the Medicines Education Portal. The website was launched in December 2018.

Compliance status

The Medicines Education Portal partially meets the requirements. Exceptions are mentioned below.

Non-accessible content

The TroppiOppi game on the Medicines Education Portal is not subject to accessibility requirements. This content was archived before the 23rd of September 2019 and is not updated or needed for dealing with any pending issue with the Authority. (Article 17 (2) of the law on the provision of digital services).

The content of the TroppiOppi game can be found in accessible formats elsewhere on the website.

The English and Swedish language versions of this site are not yet fully accessible. They will be updated by early 2020.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was created on 17th September 2019.

This statement is based on Fimea's self-assessment.

Feedback and contact information

Accessibility feedback can be sent to the Fimea Registry.

Contact Information:

P.O. Box 55, FI-00034 FIMEA

Tel. 029 522 3341

The enforcement procedure

If you notice accessibility issues on this site, you should first send feedback to the website administrator. It may take up to 14 days to receive a reply. If you are not satisfied with the response you receive, or if you do not receive any response within two weeks, you can inform the Authority.

Contact details for the Authority

Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland
Accessibility Control Unit
Tel. 0295 016 000