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Smart housing safety and security

Author: Queensland Dept of Housing,
Type: Book
Year: 2003


This booklet explains how to achieve a safe and secure home through careful decisions made during design and construction. 'Safety', focuses on the importance of choosing designs that can reduce the risk if injuries occurring in the home. 'Security', highlights the extent and type of criminal activities and crime in and around the home (eg. house break-in).

Further Details

Pages: 24
Publish Location: Brisbane
Publisher: Queensland Department of Housing
ISBN/ISSN: 0975049046
Accession Number: 01.03.05
Keywords: safety improvement, security, design, Queensland
Reads: 170