Workplace Design Principles

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Universal Kitchen Design January 22, 2009

Filed under: Kitchen Design — ia2studio @ 10:36 pm

There are many obsticles to consider when designing a kitchen for the mentally and physically impaired.  It is most important to consider the accessibility of sinks, cabinets, countertops and appliances in a safe manner.   A rule of thumb for kitchen design that can be used for this target audience is to “not inhibit access or use by all people, disabled or undisabled.”

Posted by: Kristina Kalfaian


“Accessible Kitchens.” 2007. AP Accessibility Professionals. 22 Jan 2009 <;.


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