The Many Different Kinds of ADA Compliant Signage
Post on 04-Jul-2015
Embed Size (px)
DESCRIPTIONThe many signs that you see around your follow specific rules that make them compliant. Here are some of the types of ADA signs that you are bound to encounter.
- 1. It is a rule that all public establishments in the US use signs that are easy to read and understand by everyone. And by everyone, that means every person, including those with disabilities. These signs carry certain features that allow even those with visual impairments to understand what is written on them, and this thus make them ADA compliant signage. THE MANY DIFFERENT KINDS OF ADA COMPLIANT SIGNAGE
2. THERE ARE ACTUALLY MANY DIFFERENT KINDS OF SIGNS THAT NEED TO CONFORM TO ADA RULES AND REGULATIONS. 3. THESE SIGNS ARE USED INSIDE, AND SOMETIMES OUTSIDE, ESTABLISHMENTS THAT ARE ACCESSIBLE BY THE PUBLIC. 4. SO, WHAT ARE THESE SIGNS? HERE ARE SOME OF THE MORE COMMONLY USED ONES AROUND. 5. THE MOST COMMON ONE IS PROBABLY THE BATHROOM SIGN. SOMETIMES CALLED A RESTROOM OR WASHROOM SIGN, THIS IS ONE OF THE MANY SIGNS BELONGING TO WHAT IS CALLED PERMANENT ROOM SIGNS. THESE SIGNS ARE CALLED SUCH BECAUSE THEY ARE USED ON DOORS OR DOORWAYS THAT MARK ROOMS THAT ARE NOT BOUND TO CHANGE USAGE ANYTIME SOON. 6. HERE ARE SOME EXAMPLES OF BATHROOM SIGNS 7. ALSO PART OF THE LIST OF ADA SIGNS THAT BUSINESSES USE ARE DOOR SIGNS, WHICH ALSO BELONG TO THE CATEGORY PERMANENT ROOM SIGNS 8. HERE ARE SOME EXAMPLES OF ROOM SIGNS, WHICH INCLUDE NUMBER AND WORD SIGNS. 9. ALSO PART OF THE LIST OF ADA SIGNS THAT BUSINESSES EVERYWHERE USE ARE HANDICAP SIGNS 10. THESE ARE THOSE SIGNS THAT SHOW YOU THE HIGHLY RECOGNIZABLE WHEELCHAIR SYMBOL, CALLED THE ISA (INTERNATIONAL SYMBOL FOR ACCESSIBILITY) 11. THESE CAN BE USED TO MARK HANDICAP PARKING SPACES, BATHROOMS, AND RAMPS, TO NAME A FEW. 12. THESE ARE JUST A FEW OF THE ADA SIGNS THAT YOU WILL ENCOUNTER WHEN YOU GO TO PUBLIC ESTABLISHMENTS LIKE MALLS, HOSPITALS, SCHOOLS, STADIUMS, HOTELS, AND MANY MORE. THE OTHER SIGNS YOU WILL SEE, THAT ARE SUBJECT TO RULES AND REGULATIONS SET BY THE ADA, INCLUDE DIRECTIONAL SIGNS, DIRECTORIES, AND MANY MORE. 13. TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT ADA SIGNS, AND CUSTOM SIGNS FOR YOUR BUSINESS, VISIT US AT WWW.SIGNCOLLECTION.COM