This informative article on kitchen lighting explains why kitchen lighting is often poorly placed in terms of lighting work areas and surfaces. As some people age and their eyesight starts to diminish, they don’t know what they are not seeing. This has ramifications for kitchen health and safety. Good even lighting where you are not working in your shadow is essential for keeping things clean and hygienic. Glare can be an issue, particularly if the kitchen user does not use the correct light globe for the fitting.The article also reinforces the importance of having a professional for all aspects of kitchen space including a lighting specialist. At the end of the article is the option to download the PDF document which has instructive illustrations. This article was found on Linkedin (Universal Design Network group).