Research and Resources

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General Resource

2010 ADA Standards vs PROWAG

There are a few key differences between the 2010 ADA standards and the Public Right of Way Accessibility Guidelines (PROWAG).
General Resource

Making an Accessible Document

Download a thorough guide on making documents more accessible. This guide will walk you through step by step to ensure Section 508 compliance on all of your documents.
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Medical Marijuana in the Workplace

Download our extensive report Medical Marijuana use in each of the RMADA regions, as well as best practices for use in the workplace.
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Rapid Research Report: Medication Assisted Treatment in Prison (Region VIII)

MAT is a form of substance abuse treatment that uses a combination of counseling, behavioral therapies, and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved medications to treat Opiate Use Disorders (OUD). Download the full report and quick reference guide below.
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Accessible Playground and Play Area Maintenance

What the Maintenance Crew needs to understand about the ADA and Playground Surface
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Accessibility Guide for Playground and Play Area Surfaces

The Essential concepts Playground Owners, Operators, and Planners need to understand about Accessible Play Area Surfaces. It's best understood if you have a firm background in accessibility compliance.
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Rural Telehealth Rapid Response Report

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Community participation and public transportation barriers experienced by people with disabilities

Significant challenges face individuals with disabilities as they use public transportation, and certain disability groups are more severely impacted by these problems.

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Disability and Law Enforcement Personnel: Perceptions from the Rocky Mountain Region of the USA

Law enforcement personnel must use interpersonal skills to navigate complex responsibilities and conflicting expectations when interacting with people with disabilities. More training and resources are needed.

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Ongoing Research: Implicit Bias