ADA Compliant Curb Ramps: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Gain an understanding of the different styles of curb ramps and how to access their viability.
The ADA guides many workplace safety and accommodation issues. Many problems with curb ramps can occur when public access ramps are improperly designed and constructed. This course will help you generally comprehend the importance of accessible designs for usability and accessibility. The material will feature guidance on proper design and construction, geographic conditions, problems; and explain the common errors in the curb ramp accessibility process. The proper design methodology is stressed as an understanding of risks for the benefit of all.
• You will be able to define important terms utilized in the ADA context.
• You will be able to discuss how and when the ADA applies to curb ramps.
• You will be able to recognize design errors in curb ramps.
• You will be able to review certain curb ramps for proper accessibility.