Workplace Industry Terms

Handy reference for terms used in space utilization studies

Occupied
Has occupant(s) present at time of observation.
Signs of Life
Appears to have occupant(s), but they are not present.
Unoccupied
Workspace appears to have no occupants.
Vacant
Is not currently assigned for active use.
Unusable
Not fit to be occupied, damaged.
Unobservable
Cannot be observed, blocked/inaccessible.