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The accessibility of workplace built environment to the disable employees in Malaysia

Hashim, Junaidah and Wok, Saodah and Abdul Rahim, Asiah (2011) The accessibility of workplace built environment to the disable employees in Malaysia. In: International Conference on Universal Design in Built Environment (ICUDBE 2011), 22-23 November 2011, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Abstract

The study examines various aspects of workplace built environment provided by the employers in Malaysia to their disabled employees. The assessment is gauged by the disabled employees personally, based on the contributions of the employing organisation, in relation to organisation contributions for the disabled employees, the facilities provided, the accessibility of the facilities provided, and their level of satisfaction with the condition of the provided facilities. The study employs survey research design using questionnaire as the tool for data collection. The 387 respondents were from Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Kelantan, Kedah, Pulau Pinang, and Johor. Data were analysed using descriptive statistics Whereby the frequency, percentage, means and standard deviations are presented.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 3061/12612
Uncontrolled Keywords: Accessibility, workplace built environment, disabled employees, Malaysia, level of satisfaction
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Architecture
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. Junaidah Hashim
Date Deposited: 07 May 2013 22:30
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2013 19:17
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/12612

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