Fairtrading's Broken Search
The power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone regardless of disability is an essential aspect.
-- Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director and inventor of the World Wide Web
As policy, The Office of Fair Trading follows the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines produced by the World Wide Web Consortium. These Guidelines include a specific recommendation against relying on scripting.
In this case, this was an unfortunate oversight that was corrected when I brought it to their attention.