NCA Publishes Results of Playground Surface Study

Indiana University Newsroom FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Results from a five-year Indiana University study of accessible play surfaces reveal the importance of proper installation and regular maintenance. Erring in either can create barriers to play, learning and development for a child with disabilities and can […]

Access Board Issues Final Rule for Outdoor Developed Areas

On September 26, the U.S. Access Board published its Final Rule on accessibility standards for outdoor developed areas including trails, picnic areas, campgrounds, scenic viewing areas and beaches.  The new standards are part of the Architectural Barriers Act.  The final rule applies to the following federal agencies and their […]