July 04, 2015
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RPIN - Accessibility

At RPIN we're committed to making our site as accessible as possible. The information and options below will help you customize your experience of this site.


This site has been designed to work with changes in font sizes. You may change the default font size in your browser without affecting the site's look and feel appreciably. In Internet Explorer, use the "View" and then "Fonts" menu to set the default font size. In Firefox, use the "View" and then "Text Size" menu to set the default font size. Menu items and buttons use text (and do not use images) that can be viewed comfortably through a screen magnifier.


The JavaScript based navigation we use at our site may cause problems with screen readers. To disable the JavaScript menu throughout the site, click on the link below:
Click to disable JavaScript menu throughout the site.

For your convenience, please bookmark this link.

To bring back the JavaScript menu, click on the link below:
Click to enable JavaScript menu throughout the site.

At any time you may enable or disable the JavaScript menu by pressing these access keys and then pressing enter key:

  • Alt-0 - Disable JavaScript Menu
  • Alt-9 - Enable JavaScript Menu

Access Keys - Forms

Throughout the site, access keys are provided to help fill forms. To use the access keys, hold down the "Alt" key ("Cmd" or "Ctrl" key on Macintosh) and press the underlined character in a field label. For buttons, press "Alt" and the first character of the button. If this does not work, try the next character. Unfortunately, it is not possible to highlight the access key for a button.

Contact Us

We strive to make this website as accessible as possible. If you are experiencing problems browsing this site, please let us know by e-mailing us at the King County Office of Emergency Management.
The Regional Public Information Network (RPIN) is a regional partnership hosted by King County. Content is solely the responsibility of contributing agencies. For questions about news releases, contact the issuing agency. Links to external sites do not constitute endorsements by RPIN agencies. By visiting this Web page, you expressly agree to be bound by terms and conditions of the site.