What is the Americans with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design?
ADA compliance refers to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Standards for accessible design, which states that all electronic information and online technology must be accessible to people with disabilities. ADA compliance is similar to SEC Section 508, however compliance with Section 508 is required for federally funded companies. Who needs to be ADA compliant? Organizations that need to adhere to the ADA requirements include state and local government agencies, private employers with 15 or more employees and businesses that operate for the benefit of the public.