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Perspectives on legal compliance

New Americans with Disabilities Act regulations: What you need to know

In March 2012, the most significant ADA changes took effect since the measure became law in 1991. The new design and construction requirements affect most commercial real estate in at least some fashion, requiring all owners and occupiers of virtually any large commercial real estate used by the public to accommodate the new ADA standards.

With settlements for ADA non-compliance claims increasing by 238% from $34 to $82 million from 2007-2012, organizations can’t afford to take these recent changes to ADA regulations lightly.

Are you in the know? Review a ‘top five’ list of highlights related to the ADA changes and to learn how recent changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act can impact your organization.