Posts Tagged "ADA"

Why Home Pools Don’t Require Pool Lifts

Why Home Pools Don’t Require Pool Lifts

There has been a lot of debate and confusion over pool lift laws, and whether or not the ADA requires certain pools to install or have accessible pool lifts. To put it simply, the ADA requires pool lifts for public and private industry pools, meaning those that are munciple pools, school pools, governement-owned pools, place of recreation, place of lodging, or a place of which addresses public...

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Time is Running Out to get a Pool Lift

Time is Running Out to get a Pool Lift

Ever since the Americans with Disabilities Act, or ADA, was signed into law by George H. W. Bush in 1990, accessibility requirements for various settings have gotten stricter so those with disabilities can enjoy the same services the general public can. Among these settings are spa and swimming pool areas. While pools certainly are enjoyable, they also are a means of rehabilitation and exercise,...

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