teller/fare machines quick guide

707 – Teller/Fare Machines Quick Guide

707.2 Clear Floor or Ground Space.
A clear floor or ground space complying with 305 shall be provided.

707.3 Operable Parts.
Operable parts shall comply with 309.  Unless a clear or correct key is provided, each operable part shall be able to be differentiated by sound or touch, without activation.

707.4 Privacy.
Automatic teller machines shall provide the opportunity for the same degree of privacy of input and output available to all individuals.

707.5 Speech Output. 
Machines shall be speech enabled.  Operating instructions and orientation, visible transaction prompts, user input verification, error messages, and all displayed information for full use shall be accessible to and independently usable by individuals with vision impairments. Speech shall be delivered through a mechanism that is readily available to all users, including but not limited to, an industry standard connector or a telephone handset.  Speech shall be recorded or digitized human, or synthesized.

707.6 Input. 

707.7 Display Screen. 

707.7.1 Visibility. 
The display screen shall be visible from a point located 1015 mm (40″) above the center of the clear floor space in front of the machine.

707.7.2 Characters. 
Characters displayed on the screen shall be in a sans serif font.  Characters shall be 4.8 mm (3/16″) high minimum based on the uppercase letter “I”.  Characters shall contrast with their background with either light characters on a dark background or dark characters on a light background.

707.8 Braille Instructions.
Braille instructions for initiating the speech mode shall be provided.  Braille shall comply with 703.3.