TITLE

ADA Decision Heralds New Safety Thinking

AUTHOR(S)
Comstock, David C.
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Sep2005, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Asserts that fire departments that are approached by building owners and occupants must be ready to aid in creating and reviewing evacuation plans for people with disabilities in the United States. Lawsuit addressing potential liability claims against a commercial business pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act; Organizations that champion rights for disabled people; Implications for the private and public sectors.
ACCESSION #
18511771

 

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