The ADA - Stay Ahead of the Curve
Although the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is now more than 25 years old, there are still a large number of non-compliant facilities. More than 300 private ADA lawsuits are filed in U.S. Federal Courts each month and that number continues to grow. Join Joan Stein who has more than 25 years’ experience as an ADA consultant as she discusses the new focuses and new regulations underway for ADA, plus steps you can take to make sure you are compliant.
1. Clarify how the ADA is enforced both by the Justice Department and the federal courts and recent changes in enforcement and fines
2. Define the difference between building codes and the ADA as a civil rights law
3. Discuss practical tips and guidance on how to demonstrate a "good faith effort" in your ADA compliance effort*
4. Name practical tips and guidance on what to do when a complaint is filed against you/your organization*
*Ms. Stein is not an attorney and the tips and guidance provided in this session cannot be construed to be legal advice.
Start Time: 11/2/2016 10:00:00 AM
End Time: 11/2/2016 10:50:00 AM
Joan W. Stein
Stein Consulting LLC
Room Number: St. Thomas B
Track:Safety and Security