In black and white

Harris, Paul; Francis, Linda; Crilly, Myra
November 2004
Interpretation Journal;Nov2004, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p4
This article demonstrates the evaluation process between client, designer and a user who has visual impairment This is hard enough to achieve even for ablebodied users, but access for people with mobility and visual impairments is extremely poor,with little or no provision and awareness across the county. The authors made the decision that the routes they selected should offer reasonable access to pleasant areas of Oxfordshire--not just on tarmac'ed paths. They needed to contract-in countryside accessibility specialists to undertake interviews and assessment of a long list of potential routes, comprehensive audits of the chosen routes, and the design and production of accessibility information web leaflets.


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