Plain Language GuideHow to Incorporate Plain Language intoCourt Forms, Websites, and Other Materials
National Association for Court Management
A comprehensive guide on how to incorporate plain language into court forms, legal information handouts, websites, and other materials to help authors and designers create content and solutions that are easily understandable by everyone.
Key elements include:
don't use third person
reduce the reading level
avoid all caps
include white space and headings
The guide discusses these key elements, and much, much more. It includes many specific examples to help you write accessible content.
Click the "go to website" link below to download the guide from the NACM website.