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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: accessible, building, guide, users, design, disabled
Number of Pages: 42
Published: 1993-07
ISBN-10: 156806537X
ISBN-13: 9781568065373

Takes the reader, from the point of view of a wheelchair user, through a typical building that is accessible and shows how most building codes address particular situations. Useful for wheelchair users and architects. Drawings.

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: americans, disabilities, accommodation, public, barriers, places, removing
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 1993-07-01
ISBN-10: 1568065388
ISBN-13: 9781568065380

Discusses the law that requires all public accommodations to be accessible to the disabled; compliance time frames for businesses; guidelines for easy accomplishment of adjustments & making a business accessible; suggestions on what to make accessible first; & tax credits & deductions. Black & white photos.

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: facilities, cadaag, buildings, guidelines, disabilities, accessibility, americans
Number of Pages: 219
Published: 2000-01
ISBN-10: 0788185241
ISBN-13: 9780788185243

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, the Access Board is responsible for developing guidelines for the design of buildings & facilities so that they are accessible to & usable by people with disabilities. This is a revised edition of the 1994 guidelines. Chapters: provisions for adults & children; accessible elements & spaces: scope & technical requirements; restaurants & cafeterias; medical care facilities; business, mercantile & civic; libraries; accessible transportation facilities; judicial, legislative & regulatory facilities; detention & correctional facilities; resid

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: cost, housing, accessibility, ansi, guidelines, fair, estimated, accessible, analysis, compliance
Number of Pages: 2
Published: 1993-12-01
ISBN-10: 0788100653
ISBN-13: 9780788100659

Examines the cost & design impact of the Fair Housing Accessibility Guidelines on 8 representative multifamily housing projects. Contains detailed illustrations of both the site & unit plans, showing changes required. Also compares the Guidelines & the 1986 ANSI Standard for Accessible Building. Over 100 drawings.

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: arts, programming, handbook, accessible
Number of Pages: 110
Published: 1994-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788108174
ISBN-13: 9780788108174

Will help members of cultural organizations and persons with disabilities learn how to make programs and activities more accessible, and comply with section 504 regulations. Demonstrates the most effective and economic methods to accommodate disabled people, provides 10 steps to help organizations comply with 504 and ADA regulations, and describes cost, program and architectural accessibility, service responsibility, self-evaluation and additional resources.

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: homes, comfortable, accessible, making, design, remodeling, universal, residential
Number of Pages: 127
ISBN-10: 1428987061
ISBN-13: 9781428987067

Author: European Conference of Ministers of Transport
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: accessibility, taxi, aspects, economic
Number of Pages: 77
Published: 2001-12-07
ISBN-10: 9282113663
ISBN-13: 9789282113660

Taxi transport is a vital part of the modern transport system providing door-to-door services around the clock. In line with trends in other forms of transport, taxis too need to improve their accessibility for older and disabled people. This report is a result of dialogue between governments and the taxi profession and includes data from 14 countries on national taxi services, looking at the structure of the taxi trade, the use of taxis by disabled and older people and cost implications of accessible taxis. This report sets out a range of actions to be taken by governments and the taxi profes
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