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A cost-benefit analysis of accessibility

Author: Chollet, D. J.
Type: Book
Year: 1979


This report presents a cost-benefit analysis on the removal of architectural barriers from residential and nonresidential buildings according to specifications being developed for approval by the American National Standards Institute, ANSI A117.1 (1978), Specifications for making buildings accessible and usable by physically handicapped people.

Further Details

Pages: 81 p.
Publish Location: Washington
Publisher: United States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development. Office of Policy Development and Research
Accession Number: December, 2011
Keywords: design, housing, United States
Reads: 121