Accessible Routes (including doors and entrances)

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Accessible routes are a key component of accessibility for people with disabilities. They ensure accessible circulation throughout sites and facilities and access to various elements and spaces. This session will review components of accessible routes in the ADA and ABA Accessibility Guidelines, including walking surfaces, doors, ramps, curb ramps, elevators, and other means of vertical access.
 
Speakers
Jim Pecht Accessibility Specialist/Librarian US Access Board, Office of Technical and Information Services
Dave Yanchulis Senior Accessibility Specialist/Coordinator of Public Affairs US Access Board, Office of Technical and Information Services
 
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