ERIC Number: ED037940
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
Reference Count: 0
Building Standards for the Handicapped, 1965. Supplement No. 7 to the National Building Code of Canada.
National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).
Guidelines for incorporating provisions for the physically handicapped into the design and construction of public facilities are reviewed. Performance criteria and recommendations are given for facility planning, site development, and building equipment. Hazards and safety precautions are discussed, with specifications for architectural elements such as toilets, utilities, ramps, stairs, parking, and storage areas. A reference list is included. (TG)
Descriptors: Architectural Barriers, Building Design, Design Requirements, Dining Facilities, Equipment, Parking Facilities, Performance Specifications, Physical Disabilities, Public Facilities, Signs, Site Development, Standards, Toilet Facilities
The Secretary, The Associate Committee on the National Building Code, National Research Council, Ottawa, Canada ($.25)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).