Sally Beauty-Rio Hill

Results from VisitAble's Accessibility Test

Section

Parking

Description of Section

This includes the number of accessible spaces, the distance of the accessible spaces from the accessible entrance, and the accessibility of the path from the accessible spaces to the sidewalk that the entrance is on (includes curb ramps).

Score on Section

66.67%

Justification of Score

  • There are 4 accessible parking spaces that are 100-200 feet away from the entrance, where the closest curb ramp gathers puddle on it when it rains

  • There are 4 other accessible parking spaces that are 200-300 feet away from the entrance with a curb ramp that does not gather puddles, however the pathway to Sally Beauty from these parking spaces inclines upwards

  • Both of the curb ramps do not have lips on them

Section

Entrance

Description of Section

This includes how easy it is to find the accessible entrance, steps/ramps/pathways from the curb ramp/sidewalk to the door, width of entrance door, lip under the entrance door, presence of automatic door openers, reachability of the door handle, and the weight of the door.

Score on Section

76.67%

Justification of Score

  • There is one entrance/exit, which does not have an automatic door

  • The door handle is at an accessible height and the door is not too difficult to open

  • The door opening is about 33 inches wide and the lip underneath the door is not hard to navigate over

  • The path is not bumpy, but is inclined upwards (when parking in the accessible spaces in front of TJ Maxx) getting to the door once getting on the sidewalk

Section

Product

Description of Section

This includes the reachability of products that the location sells, the weight of the products the location sells, and the methods available for carrying around products.

Score on Section

42.86%

Justification of Score

  • Some products are hard to reach and/or heavy

  • There should be employees close by that you could ask for help reaching, carrying, or getting something

  • To carry around products, this establishment provides baskets, which have wheels on the bottom of them

Section

Pathway

Description of Section

This includes accessibility of lifts/ramps/elevators, signage to find accessibility features, widths of pathways, cleanliness of pathways, how steep pathways are, presence of inaccessible areas, and the weight/lip/height of handles & knobs of doors not covered by other sections.

Score on Section

72.97%

Justification of Score

  • All pathways are at least 3 feet wide

  • There is no where to sit inside the store

  • No areas of the store are inaccessible to get to and no pathways in the store are too steep

Section

Point of Sale

Description of Section

This includes the height of the counters where customers pay at, the reachability of everything at the point of sale counters, the presence of a removable tablet/card reader, and if customers are offered bags with handles.

Score on Section

44.44%

Justification of Score

  • The point of sale counters are at accessible heights

  • The card readers in the point of sale area where you pay are not at accessible heights- while the card readers might be reachable for some customers (tops of the card readers are 43 inches off the floor), the card readers could be considered too high to see the screen and all the buttons

  • There are bags with handles

Section

Amenities

Description of Section

This includes the presence of accessibility features to make this establishment go above and beyond the accessibility of other establishments of the same type.

Score on Section

0.00%

Justification of Score

  • This location does not provide any amenities to increase accessibility

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