Samantha (Certified Engineering Technologist and Principal of ABE Factors) is a Leading Technical Accessibility Specialist and Inter- Provincially Trained Building Code Consultant with a decade’s worth of experience. She educates and works alongside design industry professionals and property management companies alike on how to create and maintain built environments that can be entered, experienced, and exited safely by everyone. Public, private, small or complex, building or product, she helps connect the dots between technical compliance and people-oriented design so that we can live our best life, anywhere. If she’s not with a client, she’s somewhere educating or attending or chairing a technical accessibility committee meeting where she uses her knowledge to make impactful changes across the nation. She endeavours to promote bathroom user equality — social inclusion, community connections and economic growth — and knows these are just some of the joys that come with building better bathrooms.

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