In January, a government panel approved the first major update of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regulations since 1991. That move revises the ADA's Accessibility Guidelines, which govern how organizations must alter their buildings and premises to allow public access to disabled employees and customers.
Examples of changes: Banks would be required to install audio terminals on ATMs to allow use by visually impaired people. Theaters would be required to set aside certain spaces for customers in wheelchairs.
The changes, approved by the federally chartered Access Board, now go to the Office ofand Budget for a 90-day review. Look for the Justice Department to adopt the guidelines later this year. For more details, visit www.access-board.gov.
Like what you've read? ...Republish it and share great business tips!
Attention: Readers, Publishers, Editors, Bloggers, Media, Webmasters and more...
We believe great content should be read and passed around. After all, knowledge IS power. And good business can become great with the right information at their fingertips. If you'd like to share any of the insightful articles on BusinessManagementDaily.com, you may republish or syndicate it without charge.
The only thing we ask is that you keep the article exactly as it was written and formatted. You also need to include an attribution statement and link to the article.
" This information is proudly provided by Business Management Daily.com: http://www.businessmanagementdaily.com/419/major-revision-planned-for-adas-access-rules "