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Stairway usability and safety: Use by individuals in homes and other buildings: educational presentation at Measuring Up the North conference in Prince George, BC, Canada April 2009

Author: Pauls, J.
Type: Book
Year: 2009


This presentation investigates the economics and ergonomics of stairways, the importance of geometry and railings, and the need to consider building codes and standards.

Further Details

Num Vols: 4 CDs
Publish Location: Silver Spring, MD
Publisher: Jake Pauls
Accession Number: June, 2011
Keywords: stair, staircase, rail, disabled, older
Reads: 148