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ADA Compliant Fonts

ADA Compliant Fonts

One of the most important elements of making an ADA-compliant signage is ensuring the font complies with ADA rules. Here are the rules for font on ADA signage: 703.2.2 Case. Characters shall be uppercase. 703.2.3 Style. Characters shall be sans serif.…

An Overview of Photopolymer Signs and Raster Signs

An Overview of Photopolymer Signs and Raster Signs

The vast majority of ADA compliant signage being made today is made with the raster Braille method. In this method, the Braille is formed by drilling a hole and then inserting small raised, plastic beads. However, photopolymer signs are being…

ADA Requirements for Exit Door Signage

ADA Requirements for Exit Door Signage

Among the guidelines for ADA signage are specific requirements for exit door signage. Under the ADA Accessibility Guidelines issued in 2004, there are certain rules for any signage that: -Designates a permanent room or space -Shows a means of egress…

An Overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act

An Overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Erie Custom Signs is a trusted provider of ADA compliant signage. Need a refresher of what the ADA governs and why it is so relevant to business owners? Here’s a quick overview: The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed…