What makes a desk ADA compliant? An accessible table has a surface height of no more than 34 inches and no less than 28 inches above the floor. At least 27 inches of knee clearance must be provided between the floor and the underside of the table.
What is the best type of table design for someone in a wheelchair? An oval table or one with soft edges would be great. If you can’t walk very far or use a wheelchair but want to sit in a dining chair to eat, you need to be able to get to/from the chairs with ease. So the dining chairs need to be sturdy and not easy to tip over.
What is the best counter height for wheelchair access? Kitchen Counters
Because the typical height of a wheelchair armrest is about 29”, a recommended countertop height for a person using a wheelchair is a minimum of 28” and should be no higher than 34”.
How can I make my office wheelchair friendly?
- A clear pathway through your facility that is 36″ wide (it can be as narrow as 32″ at doorways)
- Counter tops or service windows that are no higher than 34″ from the floor.
- Self-serve materials placed within easy reach.