Design consultancies are being advised to review business processes following the introduction of the Employment Equality Age Regulations legislation this month. The Design Business Association is warning that members should review all employment contracts, staff policies and handbooks, among other policies, to avoid discrimination on the grounds of age.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.