ADA Compliance Webinar

05/19/2020 – Complying with Fair Housing Act Accessibility Requirements – Austin, TX

Seminar Agenda

Presented by Kristi J. Avalos
8:30-9:15            Fair Housing Act Design Standards Development and Application
                               Fair Housing Act overview
                               Laws and standards related to accessible desig
                               ANSI A117.1 (2009) accessibility standards
                               Impact of Americans with Disabilities Act standards and building codes
                               Covered buildings
                               Types of disabilities addressed by guidelines
9:15-10:30          Accessible Building Entrance on an Accessible Route
                               Building sites
                               Public transit and parking
                               Accessible exterior routes
                               Accessible entrances
                               Buildings with and without elevators
10:30-10:45        Break
 
10:45-11:45        Accessible and Usable Public and Common Use Areas
                              Covered public and common use areas
                              Exterior public spaces
                              Exterior and interior parking
                              Interior common use areas: lobbies, recreational areas, bathrooms,
                                                  showers and kitchen facilities
                                   
11:45-12:45        Lunch
 
12:45-1:45          Usable Doors and Accessible Interior Routes
                               Main entry doors, secondary doors and closet doors
                               Accessible routes into and through covered units
                               Route widths and floor levels
1:45-3:15             Accessible Environmental Controls and Grab Bars
                               Electrical outlets and controls
                               HVAC controls
                               Locations for grab bars
                               Reinforcing locations for grab bars
 
3:15-3:30             Break
 
3:30-4:30             Usable Kitchens and Bathrooms
                                 Clear floor space at kitchen appliances
                                 Kitchen, appliances, cabinets, counters and pantries
                                 Which bathrooms, fixtures must comply?
                                 Clear bathroom floor space requirements
                                 Bathroom fixtures, cabinets and grab bars

Date

May 19 2020

Time

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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