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.
|Title of host publication||Healthy Buildings 2006 proceedings (Volume 3); Design and operation of healthy buildings|
|Editors||E de Oliveira Fernandes, M Gameiro da Silva, J Rosado Pinto|
|Place of Publication||Lissabon|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - 2006|