UFAS


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Uniform Federal Accessibility Standards (UFAS)

A set of standards concerning accessibility for the disabled, which are available at no charge from: US Access Board, 1331 F Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20004-1111. Also see Americans with Disabilities Act.
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The NFU is now working on a code of practice based on UFAS to cover farmers who mix feed at home.
The UFAS supplement also requires special toilet rooms for nursing-unit patients.
For healthcare facilities, these standards include the UFAS Supplement.
Nevertheless, the minimum guidelines promulgated by the ATBCB, and the actual design standards, UFAS, do acknowledge the problems inherent in renovations to transit facilities, such as subway stations.
George French, Sainsbury's technical manager, agricultural production systems, said: "We consider UFAS the national scheme.