The Breadcrumb is accessible by screen readers and provides full WAI-ARIA support.

WAI-ARIA Support

The breadcrumb uses the following aria attributes:

  • aria-labelAdds label to the Breadcrumb component.
  • aria-currentIndicates the element that represents the current/last item within the set of related elements.

The Breadcrumb has a navigation role and the BreadcrumbLink has a link role.

To move the focus to the current keyboard navigation position, the Menu utilizes the tabindex approach.

The Breadcrumb also follows the WAI-ARIA best practices and is tested against the popular screen readers.

Section 508

The Breadcrumb is compliant with the Section 508 requirements.

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