Vertical Access

Originally aired February 04, 2021

Description

A key component of accessibility is vertical access between changes in level along accessible routes. This session will explain where vertical access is required (or exempted) in the ADA and the ABA Accessibility Standards and how it can be achieved. Presenters will review requirements in the standards for ramps, curb ramps, elevators, and platform lifts, as well as clarify common sources of confusion when providing vertical access.

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Speakers

Randall Duchesneau Accessibility Specialist , U.S. Access Board

Josh Schorr Accessibility Specialist, U.S. Access Board