Designing for workplace health & wellbeing webinar
Architecture Today webinar featuring Ben Hancock - Managing Director of Oscar Acoustics
Watch our Managing Director, Ben Hancock discuss whether end user health is being prioritised enough in office redesigns. Our latest research shows employee welfare is falling short when adapting workspaces:
- Almost half of (42%) architects say clients aren’t interested in ‘end-user health’, despite offering guidance.
- ‘Inadequate budgets’ and ‘inflexible existing finishes’ stated as design challenges faced by architects (40%).
- Just 9% of architects say acoustic design is given the attention it deserves, despite health risks caused by excessive noise.
- 67% of architects cite ‘small design budgets’ as their biggest design challenge to noise reduction in the workplace.