Accessible Emergency Transportable Housing Webinar

Event Date/Time: 

Thursday, December 4th, 2014
2:30 PM EST - 4:00 PM EST


Online Webinar


On May 7, 2014, the Access Board issued guidelines that address access to temporary housing provided by the government in emergencies and natural disasters. The new requirements supplement the Board’s accessibility guidelines for facilities covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) by adding provisions and exceptions specific to emergency transportable housing units. The supplemental rule covers access for people who use mobility aids as well as communication access for people with hearing loss.  This session will provide an in-depth review of these new guidelines.  A presenter from FEMA has been invited.


CE Recognition:  AIA, AICP, LACES, Certificate of Attendance

From the Sponsor: 

ADA National Network


Architects/Contractors, State and Local Government, People with Disabilities


Emergency Preparedness, Facility Access, General ADA Information, Other Laws





Registration Deadline: 

Wednesday, December 3, 2014