Hearing Products: ADA Legislation - HDSupplySolutions.com

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has updated the requirements for hearing impaired accessibility, affecting hotels, motels, inns, and places of public accommodation.

Effective March 15, 2012 the number of rooms equipped for hearing impaired guests increased.

The hearing impaired accessible rooms must be dispersed among the different types of rooms offered. For more detailed information consult the U.S. Department of Justice, ADA website.

ADA Compliance Kits

ADA compliance kits include telephone amplifiers and alerting devices for alarm clocks, door knock, and telephone. Compliance products are in high demand because of this legislation, and may be backordered.

Additional products are available through special order.

Number of rooms in facility Number that must be accessible for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing
1 to 25 2
26 to 50 4
51 to 75 6
76 to 100 8
101 to 150 10
151 to 200 12
201 to 300 14
301 to 400 16
401 to 500 18
501 to 1000 5% of total
1001 and over 50 plus 3 for each 100 over 1000