The importance of effective lighting in a nursing home

It goes without saying that when people get older the vision gets weaker, emphasizing the importance of the accessibility of the living environment. For example, 20-something youngsters can detect facial features even in dim lighting, but when it comes to e.g. 40-year-olds, the same ability requires lighting more effective – to be more exact, the demand has at least doubled when turning 40. Not until recently lighting design and the standards used were strongly based on the vision qualities of the 20 to 30 year olds, but since the age distribution has changed and the need for the elderly care is increasing, the lighting solutions easing... Read more