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Accessibility in the environment

Es la aplicación de la accesibilidad universal y el diseño para todos en la arquitectura, la edificación y el urbanismo para que el acceso, uso y circulación en cualquier edificio de uso público o privado, así como a las vias, espacios y equipamientos públicos sean posibles para todas las personas.

Accessibility as a quality issue in road works.

Person in a wheelchair going through a work area.

This study identifies the most usual problems made in the immediate environment of the roadwork in Barcelona which can become barriers for the free mobility of pedestrians.

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Wheelchair study and classification by suitability in getting through the gap in suburban transport.

A person using a wheelchair.

The aim of the study on wheelchairs is to create a classification depending on their ability to overcome a certain gap (horizontal and/or vertical distance between platform and carriage) in the suburban transport to know what best suited.

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Updating of accessibility plan of Vilanova i la Geltrú Council.

Street plan of Vilanova i la Geltrú showing that the project covers almost all city.

Vilanova i la Geltrú Council wanted to update the Accessibility Plan of the city written the 1999. To carry out this updating, it was necessary to obtain related data and to detect the barriers in public spaces and transportation.

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