Equal Access is one of Australia’s leading DDA Universal Design and Disability Access and Egress Consultancies. Our key personnel are accredited with the Association of Consultants in Access Australia Inc (ACAA) and provide a specialist consulting service throughout Australia and internationally to enhance the built environment and to provide “Equal Access” for members of the community with a disability.
The Disability Discrimination Act, Building Code of Australia & Australian Standards are highly complex and subject to constant change. Litigation over property access and compliance is increasing at an astounding rate. Property and business owners are subject to substantial and often unexpected liability.
The recent Supreme Court of Victoria ruling makes clear that Victorian owners corporations are required...read more
The use of ‘Expert Judgement’ when assessing a Performance Solution in regard to disability access can leave practitioners open to potential claims under the DDA. Th...read more