ADA Resources for Businesses
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), the federal agency that enforces Title III of the ADA, issued a resource booklet, ADA Update: A Primer for Small Business, which includes information about how the revised ADA Regulations (effective March 15, 2011) applies to business owners.
Or you can call the Great Lakes ADA Center for free assistance on your obligations under the ADA. The number is (800) 949-4232 .
- DOJ's ADA Business Connection
- DOJ's ADA Tax Incentives for Business - contains information about tax credits and deductions for making access improvements.
- DOJ's ADA Business Briefs - the DOJ has prepared several informational briefs (1 to 2 pages) on specific topics: restriping parking lots, service animals, and others.
- ADA National Network's Fact Sheets (scroll down to "ADA Title II and III Regulations Fact Sheet Series") on various areas covered by ADA: parking, effective communication and auxiliary aids, service animals, and other topics).
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is the federal agency that enforces Title III of the ADA, which cover businesses, or as the ADA refers to them: "places of public accommodation." The DOJ recently revised their regulations for Title III, and adopted new ADA standards.
Revised Regulations for Title III
On March 15, 2011, the U.S. Department of Justice's revised regulations for Title II and III went into effect.
- DOJ's Effective Date, Compliance Date
- Overview of Revised Regulations (from Southeast ADA Center)
- DOJ Fact Sheet: Highlights of the Final Rule to Amend the Department of Justice’s Regulation Implementing Title III of the ADA
- Revised ADA Regulations Implementing Title II and Title III
2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design
Free ADA Help
If you have a question about your rights or obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, call the Great Lakes ADA Center: