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Chris Nikic Becomes the First Person with Down Syndrome to Complete Ironman

On November 7, 2020, Chris Nikic, a 21-year-old from Maitland, Florida, completed the Ironman triathlon. In doing...

Physical Accessibility 3 min read
It makes sense to keep the customers you have — boosting retention rates by just 5% has been found to increase...
Digital Accessibility 3 min read
Accessible customer service on the phone requires trained personnel who can effectively communicate with people...
Digital Accessibility 2 min read
The Air Carrier Access Act, a federal law, prevents airlines from refusing travel to individuals based solely on...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
Many individuals rely on regularly scheduled, fixed-route public transportation services for their travel needs....
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
Conference or meeting room layout is vital to how participants interact during an event and contribute to its...
Physical Accessibility 3 min read
Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act requires employers to make reasonable accommodations for employees...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
As places of public accommodation, hotels, inns, motels and other facilities offering sleeping rooms for...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
While service animals are protected federally by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the same can’t be said...
Legal 2 min read
Accessibility is standard for new construction today, but that hasn’t always been the case. Federal accessibility...
Legal 3 min read

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ADA Requirements for Sales and Service Counters

If your business requires a sales or service counter, it’s important to ensure the counter meets a set of standards under the Americans with...

Physical Accessibility 2 min read
One simple way clothing stores, mall outlets, gyms and fitness boutiques can build loyalty with the one in four...
Physical Accessibility 3 min read
What is VRI? Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) is a video telecommunications service utilized through an external or...
Digital Accessibility 3 min read
At the cutting-edge of technological innovation in the mobility space resides Andrea Mocellin, inventor and...
Technology and Innovation 5 min read
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has laid out clear rules for designing signage that enables persons with...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
The Air Carrier Access Act, a federal law, prevents airlines from refusing travel to individuals based solely on...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
When designing a building, is important to consider accessibility standards mandated by the International Building...
Legal 2 min read
Wheelchair user Kornel Botosan filed a lawsuit under the Americans with Disabilities Act in 1998 after a trip to a...
Legal 2 min read
Augmentative and alternative communication, or AAC, is any form of communication that supplements or replaces oral...
Digital Accessibility 4 min read
Recently, I needed to visit Urgent Care. As someone who relies on lip-reading, I was concerned about my ability to...
Education 2 min read