Why What We do is Important: Avoid ADA Litigations

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law in 1990 and prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life. The Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAA) of 2008redefines what “disability” means by encompassing the entire range of challenges that may impact a person’s contribution to society, but still allows them… Continue Reading Why What We do is Important: Avoid ADA Litigations

Why What We Do is Important: Increase Your Market

We have gone for centuries with racism and sexism controlling the structure of our world and then revolutions and protests happened to help create recognition and change to these social issues. Did you know this is similar for ableism? Ableism is the discrimination or prejudice against individuals with disabilities. There is an entire market for persons… Continue Reading Why What We Do is Important: Increase Your Market

Why What We do is Important: On Accessibility

Accessibility is a term that is often associated with helping people with disability access the world of those who may not have challenges. The term really bridges these two populations together by allowing a language and design that allows navigation to occur between all persons. AbiliTrek’s mission is to assist businesses and universities with creating… Continue Reading Why What We do is Important: On Accessibility

Four Reasons Snow Pains Wheelchair Users

Snow can bring beauty but snow can bring treacherous disaster as well. However, for the disability community, even though both of these scenarios are true, there are access issues that accompany snow as well. Parking Spaces Snow is always piled into the accessible parking spaces with no consideration for those with disabilities who venture out… Continue Reading Four Reasons Snow Pains Wheelchair Users

Microsoft is Answering the Call

On Sunday, a Microsoft commercial aired during the Super Bowl and a similar commercial debuted back during the holiday season. These commercials are both marketing the Adaptive Controller so that people with limited manual dexterity can game too. “When everybody plays, we all win”, a phrase coined by Microsoft which certainly holds much truth to… Continue Reading Microsoft is Answering the Call

Why Our Consulting is Important

AbiliTrek consults with businesses to enhance their accessibility, increase their market base and reduce their chance of litigation. Nothing Without Us The disability community has been left behind and out of the conversation for so long. However, accessibility is the key to an equal opportunity. Whatever the scenario may be–and it can be different for… Continue Reading Why Our Consulting is Important

Meet Olivia, our Community Manager

AniliTrek would like to welcome Olivia Hall to our team! She is our Community Manager! Introducing Olivia Olivia is from Seattle, Washington. Her primary hobbies include archery, traveling and dancing. However, she expresses, ‘if you whip out any board or card game, then I will join in a heartbeat, so you may not want to… Continue Reading Meet Olivia, our Community Manager