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Accessibility Checkpoint Nested headings


Headings should not contain other headings.


‘h1’ to ‘h6’ elements should not contain elements with ‘role=heading’ and vice versa. Remove the nested headings, or replace them with span elements.

Applicable standards

Note: Section 508 Refresh (2017) checkpoints are equivalent to WCAG 2.0 level AA checkpoints.

Change history

This page describes a web site issue detected by SortSite Desktop and OnDemand Suite.

Rule ID: AccHtmlNestedHeading