User requirements of elevators

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-190
Physical description6 p.
Subjectelevators; user requirements
AbstractThe comfort and safety of the users as well as the efficiency of operation are important considerations in elevator design. The special requirements for elevator use by disabled people, for the delivery of furniture and equipment, and for use in emergencies, are discussed. Guidance is given for the size and number of elevators required.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Exigences des usagers des ascenseurs
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-648
NPARC number20331173
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Record identifier180e79ce-798c-40d4-9502-7fde22f34157
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-04-27
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