Yamins
Barrier # New Building Name Room No. Space Name Item / Component Barriers ADA Standards and Regulations BIDMC Action to Comply with the ADA
579 Yamins YA-0B10A Men's toilet room exposed piping uninsulated 4.1.6(1)(b), 4.1.3(11), 4.22.6, 4.19.4 insulate or configure to protect against contact
580 Yamins YA-0B10B Women's toilet room toilet paper dispenser incorrect placement (obstructs grab bar) 4.1.6(1)(b),
4.1.3(11), 4.22.4, 4.22.7,
4.16.6, 4.26.2
reposition
581 Yamins YA-0B10B Women's toilet room exposed piping uninsulated 4.1.6(1)(b), 4.1.3(11), 4.22.6, 4.19.4 insulate or configure to protect against contact
582 Yamins YA-0B10B Women's toilet room side grab bar incorrect length 4.1.6(1)(b), 4.1.3(11), 4.22.4, 4.16.4 install compliant grab bar

1. Per paragraph 20 of the Settlement Agreement, corrective measures to newly constructed facilities noted herein shall comply fully with the New Construction provisions of the ADA, 42 U.S.C. § 12183(a), 28 C.F.R. §§ 36.401 & 406 including the ADA Standards for Accessible Design, Appendix A.

2. Per paragraph 21 of the Settlement Agreement, corrective measures to altered or existing facilities noted herein shall comply fully with the Alterations provisions of the ADA, 42 U.S.C. § 12183(a)(2), 28 C.F.R. §§ 36.402 - 406 including the ADA Standards for Accessible Design, Appendix A.

3. ADA Standards for Accessible Design define medical care facilities as those in which people receive physical or medical treatment or care and where persons may need assistance in responding to an emergency and where the period of stay may exceed twenty-four hours. In addition to the requirements of 4.1 through 4.35, medical care facilities and buildings shall comply with 6.

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