Federal ADA and Disability Resources

ADA Compliance
ADA Compliance

AGENCIES WITH ADA RESPONSIBILITIES

Employment: U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Transportation: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration
Telephone Relay Service: Federal Communications Commission
ADA Guidelines: U. S. Access Board
Education: U.S. Department of Education
Health Care: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Labor: U.S. Department of Labor
Housing: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Parks and Recreation: U.S. Department of the Interior
Agriculture: U.S. Department of Agriculture

OTHER FEDERAL ADA AND DISABILITY RESOURCES

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): Office of Disability Integration & Coordination
Federal Website on Disability Information and Services: Disability.gov
White House Disability Issues: whitehouse.gov/issues/disabilities
Official Federal Web Portal with Access to Information and Services: usa.gov

Employment

Job Accommodation Network: askjan.org
Federal Employment of People with Disabilities: opm.gov/disability
Local and Regional Information and Technical Assistance on the ADA
ADA National Network: adata.org

Business

Small Business Administration: sba.gov
Small Business Administration (Disabilities): sba.gov/content/people-with-disabilities

OTHER ADA RESOURCES

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News 10 ADA lawsuits investigated

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News10 looks into how some attorneys who specialize in Americans with Disbilities Act compliance violations do business.

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ADA compliance is a continuing battle

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ADA compliance is a continuing battle. Posted by admin on November 14th, 2013. By Katie Ralbusky, Contributing Writer. Disability awareness month may be …
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ADA Compliance Analyst (Temporary) at Los Angeles County …

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ALC Construction, llc

ALC Construction, llc a Construction Management Company based in Woodland hills, California employees have a long experience in ADA Compliance. From Macy’s to shopping mall ADA Compliance ALC Construction, llc employees have been working on many ADA Compliance with ADA Specialist delivering a full ADA report at completion of the work.   ALC Construction, llc. Specialist team of builder will take care of stripping, asphalt, path of travel, parking, bathroom, interior or exterior work within ADA regulations. This Construction Management Company will handle you ADA project from A to Z. American with Disabilies Act is a must for business owner today. Our team will assist you in making your building, parking and facilities compliant with ADA standard. Call ALC Construction, llc. today at 818-224-3430 for all you ADA needs.

Wheelchairs on buses not always secured

Screen Shot 2013-03-04 at 5.07.24 PMLOS ANGELES (KABC) — It’s tough enough for most of us to get around L.A., but imagine if you were confined to a wheelchair and forced to rely on public transportation. The L.A. County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) says safety is its first priority for the millions of bus and rail-car riders it serves every year. But disabled riders who spoke to ABC7 Eyewitness News tell a much different story. In a two-month undercover investigation, we attached hidden cameras to the wheelchairs of some of those riders. We found violations of federal civil rights law, and some drivers putting the lives of their passengers at risk.

 

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DOJ Extended Compliance Date for Access to Existing Swimming Pools Arrives

DOJ Extended Compliance Date for Access to Existing Swimming Pools Arrives

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The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) compliance date for the application of the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design to existing public and private pools, wading pools and spas was January 31, 2013.

The updated guidance documents are available online at:
http://www.ada.gov/pools_2010.htm.

For more information on the compliance deadline extension, visit:
http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-05-21/html/2012-12365.htm.

State fights disabled access ‘shakedowns’

 

State fights disabled access ‘shakedowns’

San Francisco Chronicle

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The California Commission on Disability Access will post a top 10 list of the most frequently cited violations on its website and is supposed to lead the charge in getting information out about the new state law and ADA compliance issues to the

Clear Channel Airports partners with Meridian for ADA-compliant airport …

 

Clear Channel Airports partners with Meridian for ADAcompliant airport

Digital Signage Today

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Under the ADA, U.S. airports fall under a special zone for compliance that must address physical reach and height regulations and, at the discretion of the airport, accessibility to the hearing impaired and the visually impaired for information

 

Beach Access at Malibu Lagoon State Park Set to Change Thursday

Patch.com

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16, according to Craig Sap, district supervisor for California State Parks Los Angeles District. “It will give people a different view and Sap said the original layout of the beach access, which included a path over bridges, was not ADA compliant

ADA complaints: A racket or fair notice?

 

ADA complaints: A racket or fair notice?

Corning Observer

Rick King, owner of Corning Auto Center at 1820 Solano St., places a temporary notice up in his business notifying anyone and everyone he is in the process of making his business Americans with Disabilities Act compliant. Julie R. Johnson/Corning Observer
Rick King, owner of Corning Auto Center at 1820 Solano St., places a temporary notice up in his business notifying anyone and everyone he is in the process of making his business Americans with Disabilities Act compliant.
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“All of the attorneys I have talked to, and there have been plenty of them, told me that while the letter isn’t legally binding, it is fair warning and that I am better off settling now and becoming ADA compliant than to fight it.” If he doesn’t settle and become

Jahoda ADA lawsuits: 8 down, 12 to go

 

Jahoda ADA lawsuits: 8 down, 12 to go

ATM marketplace.com (press release)

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Citing court records, an article by Times Online said that, in each settlement, the defending bank had agreed to upgrade machines to ADA regulations, appoint an Americans with Disibilities Act compliance officer, and pay attorney fees and costs. The Times

ADA complaints: A racket or fair notice?

ADA complaints: A racket or fair notice?

Corning Observer

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M1 Construction, inc. ADA Compliance Consultant Present ADA Compliance News

“All of the attorneys I have talked to, and there have been plenty of them, told me that while the letter isn’t legally binding, it is fair warning and that I am better off settling now and becoming ADA compliant than to fight it.” If he doesn’t settle and become

Farmington Woman’s Lawsuit Chronicles ADA Violations at State-Leased Building

 

Farmington Woman’s Lawsuit Chronicles ADA Violations at State-Leased Building

Patch.com

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Comment. ‹ Back to Article. new Video_thumb. Embed | Share. Farmington Hills attorney Richard Bernstein is representing Farmington resident Jill Babcock in a lawsuit over ADA compliance at Cadillac Place in Detroit. Tanner Friedman. context. Photos (1)

Foresthill businesses face ADA compliance lawsuits

Foresthill businesses face ADA compliance lawsuits

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Business owners in the historic foothill community said they’re under siege after they became the latest targets of a disabled attorney who claims the businesses lack proper access.

LA Grand Park official opening

LA Grand Park official openingAsianjournal.com

LA Grand Park official opening
LA Grand Park official opening

The event marks the culmination of 12 years of planning and collaboration championed by Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina in her work as chair of the Grand Avenue Authority, established to create and implement the vision for Grand Park and commercial developments on Grand Avenue. “I have long dreamed of seeing New pedestrian-friendly steps and ADA-accessible ramps create a series of broad terraces leading down into the park from Grand Avenue about 30 feet above. This creates a dramatic

US Justice Department announces Americans with Disabilities Act …

 

US Justice Department announces Americans with Disabilities Act

By aqureshi

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M1 Construction, inc. ADA Compliance Specialist Present ADA Compliance News

I look forward to continuing to work with U.S. Attorneys to advance ADA compliance efforts nationwide.” The Civil Rights Division and U.S. Attorney’s offices have long enforced the ADA in this area. This nationwide initiative seeks to focus and

Wal-Mart Sued In Court In SF Over Access For Wheelchair Users …

 

Wal-Mart Sued In Court In SF Over Access For Wheelchair Users

By Bay City News

Wal-Mart Sued In Court In SF Over Access For Wheelchair Users ...
Wal-Mart Sued In Court

Wal-Mart, based in Bentonville, Ark., is the world’s largest retailer. Company spokeswoman Kayla Whaling said, “Walmart takes it seriously anytime questions or allegations are raised about our ADA compliance. “We have a deep respect for all

New ADA pool rules may reduce access

The Star Democrat

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M1 Construction, inc. ADA Compliance Specialist Present ADA Compliance News

As a private club the Elks is exempt from compliance with the Civil Rights Act, which Tyler said is used as the metric for deciding the necessity of ADA compliance. Of particular concern was a regular event the group holds for the Boy Scouts of America.

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ADA Contractors

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M1 Construction, Inc. ADA Contractor

M1 Construction, Inc. is a respected ADA Compliance specialist.  M1 Construction, Inc. is the ADA Compliance Contractor for Westfield Malls throughout Southern California amongst many other commercial clients.

As a Licensed General contractor they can resolve all ADA Compliance issues for new or existing buildings including interiors and exteriors. From curb ramp, path of travel, asphalt, restro0ms, concrete work to signage, M1 does it all. M1 Construction, Inc. provides a detailed report with a stamp of approval by ADA Compliance certified professionals.

M1 Construction, Inc. has assisted  landlords and commercial real-estate owners with corrections thereby preventing ADA lawsuits regarding all non Compliance ADA problems.

M1 Construction, Inc. services Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley, California.