Accessible Assembly Areas

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Description

A review of the assembly area standards affecting wheelchair spaces, companion seats, and designated aisle seats in the 2010 ADA Accessibility Standards and the Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Standard. Representatives from the Department of Justice, Disability Rights Section discuss additional changes made to the ADA regulation affecting wheelchair space dispersion, accessible route connections, and other changes related to assembly areas.

Speakers

Mary Adams Senior Architect, Disability Rights Section, Department of Justice

Rex Pace Senior Accessibility Specialist and Technical Assistance Coordinator, US Access Board

Diane Perry Architect, Disability Rights Section Department of Justice