Healthy Architecture - Movement in Office Buildings (Literature Review…
Healthy Architecture - Movement in Office Buildings
Office Design Interventions
What are the outcomes?
What is most effective?
What are the possible benefits?
Design Tools / Practice
Very basic questionaire
100 survey results
National Planning Policy Framework
Approved Document M
CABE - Physical Activity in the Built Environment
British Council of Offices?
Active Design Guidelines (NYC)
Is there any :!?:
Can system be designed to add new data later - e.g. wearable tech data?
How much effort are designers willing to put in?
Monitoring individual health improvements
(Office?) Building induced exercise :fire:
Restricted by technology & furniture - perhaps not these days? - WIFI
Impacts of sedentary behavior
Who can make change / stakeholders
Barriers to change
Additional floor space?
Grand stairwells increase use
Increased circulation space
Effort for designers
Another code/guide to read?
Big ugly stairwell
More movement = less productivity?
Why is it important :star:
More people working in desk based jobs
Chronic disease on rise - life, cost etc.
More people spending times in buildings
Synergies with Sustainable Design :explode: