Counter top height in a residential hall community kitchen

A client wants to use a 36″ high range oven/induction cook top in a residential hall community kitchen. The ADA indicates that for universal design counter tops shall be 34″ high maximum. Are there any instances where you could use the 36″ range oven combination and still comply with the latest version of the ADA -William C. ANSWER: William, The … READ MORE

What is the minimum size of a handicap restroom in a restaurant? Copy

-Zaki K. ANSWER: There are many factors that will lead to determining the size that a restroom must be in a restaurant and the size will vary accordingly. The clear floor space for a water closet, lavatory, accessories, toilet compartments, paths of travel, door maneuvering clearance, and turning space that are all requirements that will lead to the minimum size … READ MORE

Are truck stop employees required to fuel a truck for handicapped truck drivers?

Are truck stop employees required to fuel a truck for any truck driver who has a handicap sticker or are there any parameters? —Cindy K. ANSWER: Cindy, Thank you for your question. There is no rule or law that explicitly states that fueling assistance is required. There is guidance from the Department of Justice that states it is an option … READ MORE