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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Braille Signs

When do ADA Signs need Braille?

Graphic of heads with questions about braille signs
A common question customers ask us is whether or not their ADA Signs need Braille... not all of them do! To Braille, or not to Braille 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...

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Alpha Dog

Why “Alpha Dog” ADA Signs?

Image of our Alpha Dogs, Enola, Varney, and Abraham
We are often asked, “Why the name ‘ALPHA DOG ADA SIGNS’?” ALPHA DOG: n. A respected, dominant dog. Every pack has a leader, known as the alpha animal, who dominates and leads the other members of the pack. Alpha Dog ADA Signs is proud to serve customers across the U.S. and have built some great long-term relationships with folks...

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