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Title: Escape of disabled people from fire
Subtitle: A measurement and classification of capability for assessing escape risk

Ref Code: BR301
Authors: T J Shields, K E Dunlop and G W Silcock

Abstract1: Analyses the nature and severity of disabilities in people in the UK, and considers areas of disability relevant to emergency egress from buildings on fire. Gives results of studies of egress of disabled people and analyses them for use in risk assessment engineering. Develops a strategy for classifying disabled people and estimating the likelihood of each category being present in building groups used in Building Regulations.



Year Published: 1996

ISBN: 978-1-86081-067-1


Pages: 174


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