• International Workplace
  • 27 July 2005

DRC sponsors 10th Disability: Making Buildings Accessible Conference

The Disability Rights Commission (DRC) has teamed up with Workplace Law Group to sponsor the forthcoming 10th Disability: Making Buildings Accessible Conference taking place at the Huntingdon Marriott Hotel on 27 September 2005.

The conference is an ideal platform for the promotion of the DRC’s objective to raise awareness of disability discrimination in the workplace and creating working environments based on equality.

The conference is aimed at building owners, facilities managers, architects, designers, landlords and tenants, and looks to fully update delegates on the very latest changes in legislation and new regulatory proposals.

Topics covered include:

  • Disability Discrimination Act 1995
  • Disability Discrimination Act 2005
  • Building Regulations Part M
  • British Standard BS 8300
  • Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004
  • Colour, Lighting and Acoustics
  • New case studies

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The Disability Rights Commission (DRC) is an independent body established in April 2000 by Act of Parliament to stop discrimination and promote equality of opportunity for disabled people. The DRC have set themselves the goal of working towards "a society where all disabled people can participate fully as equal citizens".

For more information on the Disability Rights Commission and the aims of the organisation please visit:

For more information on the 10th Disability: Making Buildings Accessible Conference please call 0870 777 8881 or click here for online information»