Floor Area

The minimum floor area that has to be available per employee amounts to 8 square meters plus at least another 5 square meters for any further staff member. Moreover, the floor area has to be given special attention in the following cases: if it is necessary to apply floor markings, in order to determine the number of exits or escape routes, calculate ceiling heights and air space, light ingress surfaces, to assure unobstructed view and dimension ventilation openings, in fictitious space partitioning, in dimensioning changing rooms, staff and standby rooms as well as storerooms for aerosol dispensers.