With the advent of the Americans with Disabilities Act, wheelchair access is mandated in all education buildings including colleges and universities.
We need your help! The following are our top 12 types of buildings where accessibility is of the greatest concern. As you can see, these are buildings each and every one of us visit on a daily basis.
When it comes to accessibility compliance a lot of the time you’ll get nothing but excuses. A building manager might offer up the excuse that “it’s an old building” or “these kinds of things cost money.” What it really boils down to is how accessibility is taken for granted by those without disabilities, and often the solution to the problem is done in such a way that is not only cheap and rushed, but also dangerous to the public.