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A Brief History of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Accessibility is an important aspect of those who have disabilities. The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 is a crucial law put in place that has allowed equal opportunity for a wide range of disabilities, both mental and physical. There … Continue reading

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Guidelines for Maintaining Your Pool Lift

A pool lift is an important piece of equipment for pools and spas to meet ADA regulations. A pool lift requires care and maintenance in order to continue operating properly. Pool lifts will last for years as long as they … Continue reading

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ADA Regulations for Pool Lift Placement

Before you begin installing your pool lift, there are a few factors you should consider, one of them being placement. Public guests will be using the pool lift, so it is imperative that you install it accurately, safely and with … Continue reading

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ADA Compliance for Public Vs. Private Pools

There is often a lot of confusion surrounding the subject of pool lift laws in public areas versus private residences. The misperception is that all pools require a pool lift, however, the ADA requires accessible entry in municipal pools, schools … Continue reading

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ADA Pool Lift Fines: Can You Afford Not To Comply?

From the initial news that the ADA was going to begin enforcing fines for facilities that were not in compliance with the new pool accessibility guidelines back in early 2012, the date was pushed back repeatedly before finally going live … Continue reading

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