Richard Epstein on the Disabilities Act :: The Future of Capitalism

Richard Epstein on the Disabilities Act :: The Future of Capitalism

Ironically, in a world without the ADA, the new premises would on average be friendlier to disabled persons than the existing structures. Unfortunately, those hidden losses are not taken into account in setting ADA compliance rules. by Editor

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In time for summer, new public pool lift law goes into effect

 

In time for summer, new public pool lift law goes into effect

Valley Breeze

The regulations went into effect on March 15, but area pools are still on the hunt for affordable equipment that will keep them in compliance. Harvey Salvas, the state ADA coordinator and aformer Cumberland building official, said the regulations are

 

 

 

Delaying the Compliance Date for Swimming Pool Lift Requirements …

Delaying the Compliance Date for Swimming Pool Lift Requirements

By Tara Gorman

On March 15, 2012, the Attorney General signed a final rule extending the date for compliance with the ADA’s new accessibility to swimming pool requirements (e.g., pool lifts) sixty days to May 21, 2012. Shortly thereafter, the Department

ADA Compliance Extended 60 Days!

ADA Compliance Extended 60 Days!

March 16, 2012

Summary of ADA Compliance Delay:

  • On March 15, 2012 Attorney General Eric Holder signed a rule extending the date of compliance that relates to the provision of accessible entry and exit for public pools
  • Changes the compliance date to 60 days after March 15th (May 14th)
  • Allows additional time to address misunderstandings regarding compliance

Fed pool rules could cost Greeley $28000

Fed pool rules could cost Greeley $28000

Greeley Gazette

by Jack Minor – The city of Greeley is poised to spend up to $28000 to install wheelchair lifts at its pool facilities in order to comply with the Obama administration’s new interpretation of rules it issued two years ago. March 15 was the deadline for

Hospitality Industry Conferences 2012 – Meet the Money – 2012

Hospitality Industry Conferences 2012 – Meet the Money – 2012 By resort2010Among the topics to be discussed are: • The U.S. Lodging Industry – What Lies Ahead? • Capital Market Update: Transactions, Financing and Market Value. • ADA Compliance & Claims Prevention – new rules. • Alternative Financing for New

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