ERIC Number: EJ291592
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Self-Preservation Ability and Residential Fire Emergencies.
MacEachron, Ann E.; Janicki, Matthew P.
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v88 n2 p157-63 Sep 1983
R. Perske's concept of risk from the perspective of fire safety was examined for approximately 46,000 developmentally disabled persons. Results included that the majority of the developmentally disabled individuals receiving services in New York were totally capable of self-preservation and that the match between individual and physical environment risk vulnuerability was not strong. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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