As the COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated, Australia’s indoor environments require better resilience against airborne infection transmission.
The single best recommendation we can give owners is to consider commissioning when developing your next project.
As an example in schools, you can achieve improved cognitive function, reduced asthma symptoms, and less missed days by improving ventilation, filtration and air quality.
In their latest book Healthy Buildings – How Indoor Spaces Drive Performance and Productivity, Joseph Allen and John Macomber discuss the important role of commissioning. Joseph and John explain that if you are not familiar with commissioning, it is worth your time getting up to speed quickly.
Healthy Buildings – How Indoor Spaces Drive Performance and Productivity by Joseph Allen and John Macomber is available now.