Part M & the Equality Act

Part M & the Equality Act
Duration - 60 mins

What is the difference between the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) and the Equality Act, How do we comply, how does Part M fit in?

In this presentation we look at the development of the Equality Act and who it covers.

We look at the design guidance Approved Document Part M that supports the Building Regulations, focusing on a range of details, including:

  • Access to Buildings
  • Entrances
  • Ramps
  • Entrance door (external & Internal)
  • Reception Desks
  • Corridors
  • Lobbies
  • Colour & Contrast
  • Internal Steps
  • Handrails
  • WC / Showers
  • Tea-points
  • Part K - Manifestation