Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

With the increase in shootings on school campuses in the last few weeks, many school administrators are scrambling to figure out what to do.  We have always suggested starting with audits.  Audits are a great way to determine where you need to focus your effort.  They are the gap analysis or needs assessment tool of Read more about Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design[…]

How much light is required in the workplace?

The amount of light is governed mainly by Title 8, Section 3317 – Cal-OSHA.  The minimum amount is half  (.5 or 1/2) a foot-candle.  This amount varies based on the location of the work being performed. For more information on the topic, see these links: http://www.dir.ca.gov/Title8/3317.html In addition, the Human Factor Design Factors Book 2nd Read more about How much light is required in the workplace?[…]