Essays about: "safety at home"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words safety at home.

  1. 1. Technology based solutions as enablers for active and assisted living - Development of a conceptual system to assist in ageing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Amanda Westin; Fiona Hay; [2021]
    Keywords : eldercare; welfare technology; smart home; safety; technical design; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Old age is something that affects everyone, sooner or later and in different ways. The question on how to take care of older persons and support them when getting older might be more relevant now than ever, as the population over 60 years old is expected to grow with 40 percent in the coming 10 years. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Playground Project : This project is dividid in three main topics, working with the topic and the meaning of play, the form and the design of the ground, everything comes together in the final project.

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Floris Bastian Bouma; [2020]
    Keywords : child development; risky play; equipment; isolation; playground safety; urbanism space;

    Abstract : Playing is the dominant activity in children's daily life, but is the playground still the place where children have their first encounter with societal roles, norms and values of today’s society, through the act of playing? The playground functions as the place where children are forced to educate themselves, in learning to develop, to make decisions, to solve problems, and to regulate emotions. They look for risks in order to test and explore their physical limits. READ MORE

  3. 3. Indoor air quality, thermal comfort and damages assessment of four buildings in Athens

    University essay from KTH/Hållbara byggnader

    Author : Orfeas Stouras; [2020]
    Keywords : s: Indoor air quality; Thermal comfort; Building damages; Questionnaire; Inspection; Sick building syndrome; Mechanical ventilation; Air distribution system;

    Abstract : Nowadays individuals spend more than 85% of their total time in indoor environments, mainly at home and work. Thereby, the quality of the indoor environment plays a substantial role in human health and wellness. READ MORE

  4. 4. Hopes and fears : the case of Georgian asylum seekers in the EU

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Meri Chachava; [2020]
    Keywords : Georgia; Visa-free; EU; Asylum Seekers; Push and Pull Factors; Decision-Making Process; Social Networks; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Since March 2017, when the EC allowed visa-free travel to the Schengen area for Georgian citizens, the member states warned about the sharp and continuous rise in the number of unfounded asylum seekers from Georgia. It became the subject of active discussion at the political level, as the visa-waiver deal with the EU is an important aspect of EU-Georgia relations. READ MORE

  5. 5. "I would never risk being stuck in that hell again" : Dual citizenship and Syrians/Assyrians in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och samhälleLinköpings universitet/REMESO - Institutet för forskning om Migration, Etnicitet och Samhälle

    Author : Felicia Yildiz; [2020]
    Keywords : Syrians Assyrians; Christians; Turkey; migration; immigration; Sweden; citizenship; dual citizenship; security; safety; belonging; naturalization; integration; loyalty;

    Abstract : Since the fate of the Syrian/Assyrian minority that has fled Turkey has not received much attention in research, this thesis is made to recognize the group and their experiences as refugees, Christians, and citizens in their old and new countries of Turkey and Sweden. When talking about dual citizenship, in terms of previous research, researchers often argue about how migrants prefer to keep their former citizenship when moving to another country. READ MORE