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How to Get a Perfect Score on an ADA Inspection Test

Posted by Juliane Snowden | Aug 8, 2017 10:00:00 AM

As more and more buildings are being constructed, they are being built so that they can accommodate towards the disabled. With that being said, all buildings go through a test. Even signs for the disabled, which are more commonly known as ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) signs, get tested as well. So here is a study guide to make sure your ADA signs pass the inspection.

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ADA compliance and Your School

Posted by Frank Murch | May 18, 2017 10:00:00 AM

There is a growing problem of "drive by" law suits involving ADA signs. The Florida Legislature is working on laws to steam lawsuits involving the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). These Lawsuits have doubled in the last six years. There is an entire industry around finding and exploiting violations. Are you safe?

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Would you fail ADA Sign inspection?

Posted by Frank Murch | Dec 10, 2015 8:30:00 AM

Did your ADA sign fail inspection? Many designers view ADA as a building code. It is really a civil rights law. These are two different things. Building inspectors and Planning review and sign off on plans using interpretations of the law and local policies. Buildings, Architects and Designers think the project is compliant because it passes. The reality is there can be ADA issues resulting in a lawsuit. This can start small like the lack of accessible parking, railings are not compliant or signs are wrong.

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Topics: ADA requirements, ADA sign Placement, ADA Fonts, ADA Colors, disabled building signs, Grade 2 Braille, Grade 3 Braille, ADA, Louis Braille, what is Braille?, ADA Signs, ADA Signs San Marcos CA, ADA Signs Oceanside CA, ADA Signs San Clemente CA, ADA Signs Escondido CA, ADA Signs Vista CA, Restroom signs, ADA Signs Carlsbad CA, ADA Signs Dana Point CA

What the Font – The ABCs of ADA Signage Fonts

Posted by Frank Murch | Dec 8, 2015 8:30:00 AM

What is a font? A font is a shape style for a letter. ADA Sign designers use fonts to give a word an interesting look or feel. You probably know this from using word processors. Arial and Helvetica and two common fonts.

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Topics: ADA requirements, ADA sign Placement, ADA Fonts, ADA

6 steps to correct and usefull ADA pictogram

Posted by Frank Murch | Dec 1, 2015 9:51:00 AM

ADA Pictograms: Started by bored man in a cave. Yes the history of ADA pictograms started with a poor sucker whos sweet heart kicked him out of the camp because he was caught with a longing glaze at a Neadrathol hotty. Pictograms are atleast 3000 years old and probably much much older.

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Topics: ADA requirements, ADA Colors, Where ADA Signs are required, ADA, ada Sign Pictograms

Did you use the wrong Braille on your sign??

Posted by Frank Murch | Jul 4, 2013 10:04:00 AM

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Topics: ADA requirements, ADA sign Placement, ADA Fonts, ADA Colors, disabled building signs, Grade 2 Braille, Grade 3 Braille, ADA, Grade 1 Braille, Louis Braille, what is Braille?

Free White paper on ADA Signage

Posted by Frank Murch | May 27, 2013 12:26:00 PM

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Topics: cheat sheet for the ADA signs, ADA requirements, ADA sign Placement, ADA Fonts, ADA Colors, Where ADA Signs are required, Mounting ADA Signs, Braille, Americans With Disabilities Act, disabled building signs

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