John Christmann Holdings Inc. o/a Black Market Clothing or Public Butter
Accessible Customer Service Plan
Providing Goods and Services to People with Disabilities
John Christmann Holdings Inc. o/a Black Market Clothing and Public Butter is committed to excellence in serving all customers including people with disabilities.
We will ensure that our staff are trained and familiar with various assistive devices that may be used by customers with disabilities while accessing our goods or services.
We will communicate with people with disabilities in ways that take into account their disability.
We welcome people with disabilities and their service animals. Service animals are allowed on the parts of our premises that are open to the public.
A person with a disability who is accompanied by a support person will be allowed to have that person accompany them on our premises.
Notice of temporary disruption
In the event of a planned or unexpected disruption to services or facilities for customers with disabilities, John Christmann Holdings Inc. o/a Black Market Clothing and Public Butter will notify customers promptly. This clearly posted notice will include information about the reason for the disruption, its anticipated length of time, and a description of alternative facilities or services, if available.
The notice will be placed at Black Market Clothing – 347 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON, M5V 2A4 and Public Butter – 1290 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON, M6K 1L4.
Training for staff
John Christmann Holdings Inc. o/a Black Market Clothing or Public Butter will provide training to employees, volunteers and others who deal with the public or other third parties on their behalf. Individuals in the following positions will be trained:
Customer Service Representatives
This training will be provided to staff after hiring and at the time of orientation.
Training will include:
- An overview of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the requirements of the customer service standard
- John Christmann Holdings Inc.’s accessible customer service plan.
- How to interact and communicate with people with various types of disabilities
- How to interact with people with disabilities who use an assistive device or require the assistance of a service animal or a support person
- What to do if a person with a disability is having difficulty in accessing John Christmann Holdings Inc. o/a Black Market Clothing or Public Butter’s goods and services
Staff will also be trained when changes are made to our accessible customer service plan.
Customers who wish to provide feedback on the way John Christmann Holdings Inc. o/a Black Market Clothing or Public Butter provides goods and services to people with disabilities can verbally, email or by telephone insert feedback. All feedback will be directed to Bernard Chung, Co-owner. Customers can expect to hear back in 7 days. Complaints will be addressed according to our organization’s regular complaint management procedures.
Modifications to this or other policies
Any policy of John Christmann Holdings Inc. o/a Black Market Clothing or Public Butter that does not respect and promote the dignity and independence of people with disabilities will be modified or removed.