Access Board

Access Board

An independent federal agency that develops and maintains design criteria for buildings and other improvements,transit vehicles,telecommunications equipment,and electronic and information technology. It also enforces accessibility standards that cover federally funded facilities.The Access Board's Web site is www.access-board.gov.

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Caption: ACCESS Board of Directors member Marci Hall volunteers her time to read to ACCESS Pre-k 4 students on the Stella Boyle Smith Early Childhood campus.
Access Board developed design guidelines known as the ADA Accessibility Guidelines.
Access Board has issued a final rule updating sections of its accessibility guidelines for transportation vehicles covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Prior to joining the Access board in February 2014, Anzilotti served as a director of the USD2.
And despite the temporary setback of a stop work order leveled in mid-January by the state Architectural Access Board, Peter F.
Since last year's conference demand for VASTEC's scanning services has grown sharply, and with the upcoming refresh in Section 508 guidelines from the Access Board we are also beginning to see new inquiries for our accessibility services," said Chris Jadick, VASTEC's VP of Communications.
OTCQB: AEYE) said that the US Access Board has released for public comment a proposed rule updating accessibility standards for information and communication technology in the federal sector covered by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.
Access Board to make labels on prescription drugs more accessible to the elderly and to people who have visual impairments.
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Access Board recently proposed a set of guidelines governing sidewalks, street crossings and other elements of the public rights-of-ways to enhance mobility and cover pedestrian access to sidewalks and streets.
Phill Jenkins, Chairman of the Planning Committee, United State Access Board
Access Board published the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG) in 1991, which the U.