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Rights and Responsibilities under the Air Carrier Access Act

NEW ASL PODCAST SHOW

from the DISABILITY LAW LOWDOWN

August 31, 2009 - The Disability Law Lowdown podcast just posted a new podcast in American Sign Language (ASL) -- Rights and Responsibilities under the Air Carrier Access Act, with a special focus on issues important to the deaf and hard of hearing community. New regulations for the Air Carrier Access Act went into effect in May. This podcast is part one in a series about how these regulations affect air travel for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

The Disability Law Lowdown podcast is available at www.DisabilityLawLowdown.com , as well as on You Tube. People can download the podcast directing from a computer or can watch it on You Tube, where subscriptions to the podcast will alert viewers when new episodes are available.

The Disability Law Lowdown provides the latest information about disability rights and obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, and other disability-related topics. Subscription is free.

The Disability Law Lowdown is provided by the DBTAC National Network of ADA Centers. The centers provide technical assistance and training in the Americans with Disabilities Act and other disability-related laws. To reach the center that serves you call 1-800-949-4232 v/tty. The centers are funded by NIDRR (National Institute on Rehabilitation and Research) of the Department of Education.

The Disability Law Lowdown is available in English, Spanish, and American Sign Language.

To subscribe or find out more, visit www.DisabilityLawLowdown.com.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FOR INFORMATION CONTACT:

Jacquie Brennan

DBTAC Southwest ADA Center

713.520.0232, jbrennan@bcm.edu