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T-Concepts Discusses ADA-Compliant Door Solutions

Most people notice the beautiful satin nickle-plated finish on a door handle, or the way the door opens seamlessly and noiselessly, allowing passage before closing just as seamlessly behind. But few think about the intricacies of ADA door compliance. ADA-Compliant Ladder Pull with Black Finish Count among those few Michelle and Paul Witherby, COO and CEO of T-Concepts Solutions, a family-owned business that provides architectural glass door handles and pulls. ADA-Compliant Bo...
Tags: Accessories, Books, Hardware, Ada, Americans with Disabilities Act, Coo, Michelle, Door Handles, ADA Compliance, Door Handle, ADA compliant door handles, ADA compliant door hardware, Door Levers, Door Pulls, T-Concept Solutions, Paul Witherby


For Digital Agencies, ADA Compliance Lawsuits Are a Real Threat—Here’s Why

By Nathan Resnick The Americans with Disabilities Act, also known as the ADA, has been around since 1990. However, it’s only in recent years that digital agencies are learning just how important it is to have a thorough understanding of all the requirements. The financial and reputational risks of non-compliance are huge. It is detrimental for a company to ignore this law. The ADA is a civil rights law that was passed to protect the rights of disabled Americans. It ensures that people with disab...
Tags: New York, Legal, Internet, Digital, Sales, United States, Websites, Ada, Facebook Twitter, California Florida, E-commerce & Social Media, ADA Compliance, Web Accessibility, Nathan Resnick, Sourcify, Digital Agencies ADA


For Digital Agencies, ADA Compliance Lawsuits Are a Real Threat—Here’s Why

By Nathan Resnick The Americans with Disabilities Act, also known as the ADA, has been around since 1990. However, it’s only in recent years that digital agencies are learning just how important it is to have a thorough understanding of all the requirements. The financial and reputational risks of non-compliance are huge. It is detrimental for a company to ignore this law. The ADA is a civil rights law that was passed to protect the rights of disabled Americans. It ensures that people with disab...
Tags: New York, Legal, Internet, Digital, Sales, United States, Websites, Ada, Facebook Twitter, California Florida, E-commerce & Social Media, ADA Compliance, Web Accessibility, Nathan Resnick, Sourcify, Digital Agencies ADA


Testing your Website for ADA Compliance

We published our Web Accessibility and WCAG Best Practices a few months back, and the feedback we heard was that a how-to guide for testing your website for ADA compliance would be additionally helpful. Below, we’ll take you through our approach, what we’ve learned, and link you to helpful sites.  We’ve talked about why the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are important . Most importantly, it’s a legal requirement your web content and apps...
Tags: Google, Web Development, W3c, Seo, Css, Content, Ada, ADA Compliance


ADA Compliance & Defense Lawyer update: Lawmakers consider steps to limit abusive ADA lawsuits

23 February 2016 As the number of ADA lawsuits continues to explode, both Federal and California lawmakers are considering steps to limit abusive ADA lawsuits. Here is an update on these positive developments from my partner, Marty Orlick, who heads JMBM’s ADA Compliance & Defense that has defended more than 600 ADA cases and DOJ investigations. Amid Growing Concerns Over the Proliferation of ADA Lawsuits, Congress and the California Legislature Address Measures to Curb ADA Abuse by Martin H. O...
Tags: California, Hilton, Department Of Justice, Ada, Doj, Zagat, Legislature, Scott Peters, Jim, Marty, CCDA, Charles Schwab, Jim Butler, Starwood Hotels, Tom Emmer, State Bar