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Understanding Accessible Bathing Facilities

The ADA standards address specifications for access bathing facilities, and provide specifications for transfer showers, roll in showers and bathtubs. In an effort to help clarify the standards, the United State Access Board has created an animated video (below) that explains them in context and how they are beneficial in everyday life.

For more information on this standard, please visit

For more information on other standards, please visit the Guide to the ADA Standards section of the United States Access Board website.