Accessible Detention and Correctional Facilities

Thursday, August 2, 2012

Description

Unique security features can pose challenges to designing accessible detention and correctional facilities. Technical provisions addressing these issues are included in the 2010 ADA Accessibility Standards and the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) Accessibility Standards and address features in holding cells and housing cells. This session will highlight applicable provisions for these facilities along with some additional requirements established by the U S Department of Justice.

Multimedia Archives

NOTE: No credit is available for reviewing the recorded session.

Speakers

Dave Yanchulis Director of the Office of Technical and Information Services, U.S. Access Board