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Why it’s important: Esther is beginning to show signs of dementia and has trouble with short term memory loss, she needs context clues and instructions to stay visible on the screen or she loses her place.

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Jerome uses a screen magnifier and when validation messages are shown off to the side he can easily miss them.

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GDS’s guidance on form structure

WCAG 2.0 references

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