Daisy.org (Digital Accessible Information System)
The international standard for audio information for people with vision loss and other print disabilities
Institute for Transportation Research at North Carolina State University
An excellent resource to help designers visualize pedestrian crossing at roundabouts
CSA Group provides Canada with a catalogue of more than 30,000 ISO and IEC standards, including more than 3,000 published standards & codes. Visit ShopCSA to access their documentation.
Web Accessibility Initiative (W3.org)
General information on accessible website design
Universal Design: “The Seven Principles Behind Universal Design” (via University of North Carolina’s Center for Universal Design
ASME A17.1-2013/CSA B44-13 Canadian Standards Association’s “Safety code for elevators and escalators”
c.f. Appendix E (Provisions for Persons with Disabilities)
CAN/ULC standards (fire alarm systems)
Tactile Signage: Sign System and Installation Guide (Government of Canada)
CNIB’s “Step-by-Step” publication
This video series provides information on how to use the “sighted guide technique” to guide someone with vision loss while working, as well as how to offer assistance in various situations.