Whether you are using a smartphone, tablet, PC or Mac, BrowseAloud will provide the reading support tools you require for free. To open the BrowseAloud tool on the IOSH website, click the 'Listen or Translate' link displayed in the header bar.
What is BrowseAloud?
BrowseAloud is a suite of products that provides reading support on websites. BrowseAloud reads website content
out loud, highlighting each word as it is spoken in a high quality, human-sounding voice.
Other features include:
- Dual-Colour Highlighting
- Talking Translator
- Secure Site Reading
- Text Magnification
- MP3 Maker
- PDF Reading
- Talking Dictionary
- Screen Masking
- International Languages
Who does BrowseAloud help?
BrowseAloud helps website visitors who require online reading support and those who simply prefer to listen to information instead of reading it. BrowseAloud is particularly useful for those with print disabilities such as dyslexia or mild visual impairments and those with English as a second language.
How do I use BrowseAloud on the IOSH website?
Click on the 'Listen or translate' button that appears within the banner at the top of our website to launch the BrowseAloud Plus toolbar. This toolbar provides instant high quality speech at the touch of a button - no need to download anything.
New features include: MP3 Maker, Text Magnifier, Screen Mask, New ‘Expressive’ Voices (43 voices in total), Improved PDF and Secure Site Reading, Improved Panel and Extended and Scrollable Toolbars.
Support with using BrowseAloud
A full range of support services are provided for BrowseAloud:
Tel: 0800 328 7910