Way-Finding in the Built Environment

Anon. (2004) Way-Finding in the Built Environment. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Abstract

The Way-fi nding in the Built Environment project is a worldwide review identifying those way-fi nding systems and technologies that could be used to make it easier and safer for people with a sensory impairment (and in particular a vision impairment) to fi nd their way around buildings and large public spaces. The project makes recommendations on how these technologies and systems may be incorporated, by law or otherwise, into Australia’s building and construction practice. Way-fi nding aims to ensure that people with a sensory impairment know where they are in a building or an environment, where their desired location is, and how to get there from their present location. It is unlawful to discriminate against people with a disability under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992.

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Item Type: Other
Collection: CRC for Construction Innovation
Keywords: CRC for Construction Innovation; Program C : Delivery Management of Built Assets; Project 2002-053-C : Way Finding in the Built Environment
Date Deposited: 11 Mar 2014 03:17
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URI: http://digitalcollections.qut.edu.au/id/eprint/1904
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