ADA signs are designed, specified, and fabricated every day. Some are done the right way and well, others are not. The truth is that the guidelines for ADA signs are not complicated. There are a few key aspects that all ADA signs must comply with and a few simple rules that must be followed. The following article recently appeared in Sign Builders Magazine and was written by Mike Santos, Director of Marketing at Nova Polymers. Nova is a longtime vendor/partner of Park Place and is very active in providing ADA education to the sign industry. Nova photopolymer material is the material of choice for all Park Place photopolymer projects and we are a preferred Nova fabricator.
Following are five reasons why some signs may not be ADA compliant.