DOE Issues Finding on St Johns County School Playgrounds: CalRecycle Publishes Best Practices for Playground Owners

Big news is making its way across the internet to public playground owners.  In the first ADA-complaint of its kind specific to the maintenance of playground surfaces, the U.S. Department of Education has issued findings regarding four playgrounds operated by the St Johns County (Florida) […]

ADA Compliance: What’s the Big Deal About March 15, 2012?

When the U.S. Department of Justice adopted the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design, there set into motion much information and MISinformation regarding compliance with the new standards. At NCA, we see a lot of marketing literature for “accessible” products and services. Recently there has been an […]

ADA Compliance: March 15, 2012 is a Starting Line, not a Deadline

As we get closer to the March 15, 2012 compliance date for theĀ 2010 ADA Standards, the National Center on Accessibility staff continues to field questions from practitioners. Many questions are rooted in misinformation. There has been an influx of product advertisements warning facility operators to […]