This report envisions a system that will protect children from developing elevated blood lead levels, preserve our stock of affordable housing, and wisely invest scarce resources, both public and private. The approach is built on: benchmark national standards for maintenance and lead hazard control in housing; expanded and more responsive private financing; targeted public financing for hazard controls in distressed housing occupied by low income families; changes to the liability and insurance systems to provide incentives for action and expedited compensation to injured children; and public awareness initiatives. Charts and tables.These estimates do not include the cost of regular maintenance, nor the cost of repairs to correct physical deficiencies, ... These cost figures include the cost of XRF testing of all painted surfaces with a unique painting history and paint chipanbsp;...
|Title||:||Putting the Pieces Together|
|Author||:||Cushing N. Dolbeare|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1995-12-01|