Theoretical framework of housing health performance evaluation

E Hasselaar

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    Performance evaluation receives much attention from indoor specialists and from occupants. The paper presents a theoretical framework for the strategy of designs for instrumentation for health performance evaluation. Performance evaluation requires the selection of a set of simple and robust indicators. The health topics that are covered by these indicators are indoor air, risk of injury, functional and thermal comfort, acoustics, safety and social quality. Problem solving is placed in the context of performance management of housing, Communication between the housing manager and the occupant, while dealing with complaints and identifying who is responsible actions, is essential in the framework.
    Original languageUndefined/Unknown
    Title of host publicationHealthy Buildings 2006 proceedings (Volume 3); Design and operation of healthy buildings
    EditorsE de Oliveira Fernandes, M Gameiro da Silva, J Rosado Pinto
    Place of PublicationLissabon
    Number of pages6
    ISBN (Print)978-989-95067-1
    Publication statusPublished - 2006

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    • Conf.proc. > 3 pag

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