Housing Accessibility Under the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Fair Housing Act

May 24, 2017 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Presented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center
This 90 minute session will provide an overview of the 2010 ADA Standards and Fair Housing Act Accessibility Guidelines. It will include a brief discussion of the basic accessibility requirements mandated by federal and state building codes.
Accessibility Specialist, Dom Marinelli of United Spinal Association's Accessibility Services will be our presenter and answer your questions.
Dom Marinelli has been with United Spinal Association (Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association) since 1988 and is the VP of the Accessibility-Services Department. He is a voting member on the American National Standards for Accessible and Usable Buildings & Facilities (A117.1) Committee and has contributed to the accessibility requirements within the International Building Code (IBC), the International Existing Building Code (IEBC), the Fair Housing Act Accessibility Guidelines, and the 1991 and 2010 ADA Standards.
Registration is closed for this event.
  • This webinar will be presented via the Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing platform.
  • A telephone conference option will also available should you choose not to use the webinar platform. 
  • Information on accessing the webinar platform and the telephone conference number will be provided prior to the session.
Continuing Education Recognition Available:
  • Certificate of Participation
  • This session has been approved by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for 1.5 LU/HSW

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Housing Accessibility under ADA and FHA - One slide per page - Handout

Housing Accessibility under ADA and FHA - Two slides per page - Handout

Housing Accessibility under ADA and FHA - Three slides per page - Handout

Housing Accessibility under ADA and FHA - Outline - Handout