Lactation Room Signs, Rules and Regulations

California Updates Workplace Lactation Room Requirements

ADA Compliant Mother's Room, Breastfeeding Room and Nursing Room
Effective in January 2019, California Assembly Bill 1976 amended Labor Code Section 1031 to match federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) requirements, signed into law on March 23, 2010 (United States Department of Labor) that lactation areas must be somewhere other than a restroom. The California Lactation Accommodate Law applies to all employers in the state of California regardless of the...

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Braille Signs, Rules and Regulations, Where do they go?

Do All Rooms Require ADA Signs?

Photograph of multiple doors
What is the intent of the American with Disabilities Act? The intent of the Americans with Disabilities Act is to make sure people with disabilities have access to public places. Approximately 2.5 million Americans are legally blind, and there are millions more who suffer from limited vision due to other causes. So besides Braille and tactile lettering, ADA signs provide bold,...

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Color, Custom Signs

Custom ADA Braille Signs: Add Bling, Color Edition!

Motivate Gym, a custom branded Fitness Room ADA Compliant Sign
A common question we get about ADA signs is about color. Customers are often surprised to learn that their required Braille signs don't have to be blue. Besides having color choices, you can add elements to ADA signage to identify your brand, compliment your area's design, or personalize the area.  So, let's get down to business and C.U.T. through the general idea that your Braille...

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Rules and Regulations

ADA Signs Rules and Regulations: Guide to Avoiding a $75k Fine

ADA Signs Rules And Regulations: Guide To Avoiding A $75k Fine
On March 28th, 2014, the U.S Department of Justice released a Final Rule, that would increase the maximum civil penalty for a first violation under title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) from $55,000 to $75,000. A second fine could cost you upwards of $150,000! The cost of a civil penalty fine is far greater than the cost to have...

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