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Designing for accessibility - an introductory guide

Author: Palfreyman, T.
Type: Book
Year: 1993


This is an illustrated introductory guide to the design of buildings accessible to a wide range of users including people with mobility or sensory impairements, those with luggage or shopping, parents with young children, and older people. The main part of the booklet covers the basic design considerations, the appendices cover the importance of building management, fire safety, relevant legislation, useful organisations and trade associations and further reading.

Further Details

Pages: 32
Publish Location: London
Publisher: Centre for Accessible Environments
Accession Number: 05.07.05
Keywords: access, design, mobility, vision, United Kingdom
Reads: 189