Users' questions

How do I contact the ADA?

How do I contact the ADA?

For other questions, call the ADA Information Line at 1-800-514-0301 (voice) or 1-800-514-0383. ADA Specialists are available to answer questions on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Eastern Time).

Where is the ADA located?

Ada is home to East Central University, and is the headquarters of the Chickasaw Nation. Ada is an Oklahoma Main Street City, an Oklahoma Certified City, and a Tree City USA member….

Ada, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 34°45′49″N 96°40′6″WCoordinates: 34°45′49″N 96°40′6″W
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Pontotoc

What qualifies as an ADA disability?

Under the ADA , you have a disability if you have a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity. To be protected under the ADA , you must have, have a record of, or be regarded as having a substantial, as opposed to a minor, impairment.

What is the ADA network?

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) National Network provides information, guidance, and training on how to implement the ADA in order to support its mission to “assure equality of opportunity, full participation, independent living, and economic self-sufficiency for individuals with disabilities.”

What is the penalty for violating the ADA?

Federal law allows fines of up to $75,000 for the first violation and $150,000 for additional ADA violations. States and local governments may allow additional fines and require businesses to meet a higher standard of accessibility than the ADA requires.

What is an ADA accommodation?

Under Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), a reasonable accommodation is a modification or adjustment to a job, the work environment, or the way things are usually done during the hiring process.

How do you contact Ada?

Contact the ADA Information Line at 1-800-514-0301 (voice) or 1-800-514-0383 (TTY) to schedule an appointment.

What are the current ADA regulations?

THE CURRENT ADA REGULATIONS. The Attorney General has responsibility for publishing regulations implementing the requirements of title II (state and local government services) and title III (public accommodations and commercial facilities) of the ADA. These regulations are codified in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) at 28 CFR parts 35…

What are ADA business requirements?

The first thing to understand about the ADA is which businesses are required to comply. Under Title I of the ADA, any business with at least 15 full-time employees that operates for 20 or more weeks every year is covered by the law.

Who signed Ada into law?

The ADA was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush in 1990 & went into effect in 1992. Buildings and alterations constructed after 1992 must comply with the requirements of the ADA.