Accessibility News

On the 32nd Anniversary of the ADA

"I was born with a rare form of Dwarfism called Kniest Syndrome. This year, I turned 33. It’s humbling to know that I am the last generation born before this groundbreaking (Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)) was signed into law."  

Mayer/Reed Creates Site Design with Sight in Mind

We marvel at the world as seen through the eyes of a child, one that is rich with imagination, explorations of nature and attraction to color.


Last year, Standards Australia released a Draft for Public Comment of "DR AS 1428.4.2:2018, Design for Access and Mobility, Part 4.2: Means to Assist the Orientation of People with Vision Impairmen


Nova Polymers has consolidated its ADA White Paper series into a single document that provides a comprehensive guide to codes, regulations, and standards for ADA-compliant and accessible signage.

Accessibility Symbols

Download the PDF of the full set of Disability Access Symbols otherwise known as Accessibility Symbols for use in your projects. This file can be opened in Illustrator for vector art usage.

2012 ADA White Paper Update

SEGD 2012 ADA White Paper Update

Full White Paper Update PDF available for download below



Designers involved with creating experiences in the built environment must be aware of making their communications accessible to people of all ability levels.

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