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Access for disabled people

Stephen Thorpe

Access for disabled people

design guidance notes for developers.

by Stephen Thorpe

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Published by Access Committee for England in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture and the handicapped.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAccess Committee for England.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21724430M
    ISBN 100903976145
    OCLC/WorldCa60055262

    The book highlights a remarkable disparity in earnings and education among PWDs. The book also examines the positive role of organizations such as Disabled People’s Organizations and how empowerment of PWDs is made through dissemination of useful information such as programs given by the central and local governments. Increasing access means creating an environment that can be used by all people, including those who have disabilities. When we talk about accessibility, people often assume we mean making a building or other space accessible to wheelchair use and don't think beyond that. True accessibility, however, means giving thought to many different types.

    The manual is expected to be a stimulus that will lead, in the long run, to the establishment of national building and planning legislation covering access for disabled people. APPLICATION. Disabled access 1. Introduction If you wish to book a meeting room we strongly recommend that you discuss your requirements with the hotel direct. we can approximate the access enjoyed by disabled people to that enjoyed by the rest of the public. We intend to continue investing in this area in order to further improve the facilities.

      The publication ACCESS North Carolina provides travelers with disabilities a full range of information on the accessibility of the state's parks, historic sites, museums and other destinations. NC DHHS: A Vacation and Travel Guide for People with Disabilities. Principality Stadium management recognises that disabled people may find it difficult to access facilities during the limited and congested periods at half-time and therefore operate a refreshment order service in conjunction with the North: Along the Riverwalk to Gate 1.


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