March 18, 2016

I've been frequently asked about elevators recently.  Not every new construction multi-story building is actually required to have an elevator by the ADA.  There are certain exemptions for elevators.  The regulation explaining where the ADA does NOT require elevators in new construction is located at 28 C.F.R. 36.401(d) (and is commonly referred to as the "elevator exemption").  In short an elevator is NOT required:

In a facility with less than three stories or which has les...

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