Why is inclusive design so important?

Low back seating provides a clear line of sight for reception staffAn inclusive approach to design provides new challenges and opportunities to use creativity and lateral thinking to address the true breadth of human diversity.

Design in healthcare environments is evolving. With bodies like The King’s Fund supporting considerable research into service redesign it has become clear that the health needs of our population are changing, and fast. Outdated buildings, interiors and services can prove detrimental to patient and staff well being, which in turn affects outcomes, morale and efficiency.Read More