THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. ECA Evolution House.

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. ECA Evolution House."

Transcription

1 THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. ECA Evolution House. A GUIDE TO ACCESS AND FACILITIES. Address: ECA Evolution House, 78 West Port, Edinburgh, E,H,1 2,L,E. Telephone number: Campus map link:

2 Alternative Format. If you require this document in an alternative format (e.g. large print) please contact the Estates and Buildings Department or telephone or write to: Estates and Buildings, The University of Edinburgh, Design Group Office, 11 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, E,H,1 1,N,P. Page 1.

3 Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan. Note: A Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan (PEEP) is required for all staff and students unable to self-evacuate in an emergency. Provision for staff/students/visitors who are unable to self-evacuate is the responsibility of the organiser of the class/lecture/event/meeting. While the School is responsible for preparing this, staff and students requiring assistance should confirm the evacuation arrangements. Page 2.

4 Table of Contents. Introduction. Page 4. Location, Page 4. Map, Page 5. Perspective View. Page 6. Parking, Page 7. Outside Access. Page 9. Internal Access. Page 12. Receptions, Page 13. Lifts. Page 16. Stairs. Page 16. Toilets. Page 17. Room Directory. Page 19. Floor Plans, Page 20. Opening Hours, Page 26. Contact Information. Page 27. Links. Page 28. Page 3.

5 Disabled Access Guide for ECA Evolution House. This building has been designed for use by persons in wheelchairs and persons who have difficulty with mobility or are infirm. Seating is available. Accessible and standard toilets are also available. All reception desks are fitted with induction loops. Introduction. ECA Evolution House is a state of the art teaching facility which is home to the School of Art and the School of Design. The building unifies several libraries which were previously located on different sites. Location. ECA Evolution House is located within what is referred to as the Lauriston Campus of the University of Edinburgh which is well served by public transport. The Lauriston Campus is located within the city centre approximately two miles from the main student residences at Pollock Halls. The nearest railway lines are located at Waverley Station in the city centre and at Haymarket Station which is located to the West of the city centre. The nearest bus stop is located on West Port Road approximately 70 metres from ECA Evolution House. The number 2 Lothian bus service stops on West Port Road and numerous other services stop on Lauriston Place (see map on the following page). Details of timetables are available from Lothian Buses, from their offices within the city and online from: Persons arriving by vehicle can access ECA Evolution House from Lady Lawson Street via Lauriston Place. Lady Lawson Street is a one way street. Persons with mobility difficulties and wheelchair users are able to access the building at the main entrance which is located on West Port Road, or alternatively, at a secure secondary entrance which is located on Lady Lawson Street (see map on the following page). However, wheelchair access to this building is not recommended without assistance. Page 4.

6 ECA Evolution House Location Map. Page 5.

7 ECA Evolution House Perspective View. Page 6.

8 Parking. Within the Lauriston Campus there are four university car parks (see location map). Anyone wishing to park within a university bay must display a valid parking permit. This includes staff, students, visitors and contractors. The first university car park is located off Lady Lawson Street (one way street) to the rear of ECA Evolution House. This car park is accessed via a secure gate which requires a key fob to open. The car park is suitably surfaced for wheelchair users and contains a disabled bay. However, access from this car park to ECA Evolution House is via a vehicle access route which comprises a moderate gradient. Secure gate image. ECA Evolution House car park image. The second university car park is located off Lady Lawson Street within the college courtyard and the third university car park is located off Lauriston Place to the front of the ECA Hunter Building. Both of these car parks are suitably surfaced for wheelchair users and contain a disabled bay. However, access from these car parks to ECA Evolution House is in excess of 200 metres and is via footpaths which comprise a steep gradient. College courtyard car park image. Car park at the front of the Hunter Building image. The fourth university car park is located to the rear of the ECA Architecture Building. This car park is unsuitably surfaced for wheelchair users, is exited via a steep gradient, and, access from this car park to ECA Evolution House is in excess of 200 metres via a steep footpath. Page 7.

9 Access to/from fourth car park image. Fourth car park image. There are eight additional university parking bays located to the side of the ECA Hunter Building, off Keir Street (see location map). Please note that these bays are currently out of use. University parking at the side of the ECA Hunter Building image. If you do not hold a valid permit (or key fob) and require use of a university bay, it is recommended that contact is made with Transport & Parking prior to your journey (see contact information page). City of Edinburgh Council pay and display parking bays are located along Lady Lawson Street within close proximity of ECA Evolution House. However, there are limited drop kerbs from these bays to the adjacent footpaths and the adjacent footpaths comprise a steep gradient. Page 8.

10 Outside Access. ECA Evolution House has two entrances. The main entrance is located on West Port Road and is accessed via a public footpath which is of a steep gradient. Main entrance image. There are two doors at the main entrance. The door to the left is a manually operated revolving door which rotates anti-clockwise and is unsuitable for wheelchair access. Revolving door image. Page 9.

11 The door to the right is a manually operated secure door which opens outwards and requires a valid university smartcard and pin code to access. This door is suitable for access by wheelchair users and persons with mobility difficulties. However, wheelchair access to this entrance is not recommended without assistance. Secure door image. There is an intercom call point and a card proximity reader/keypad located to the right of the main entrance doors. The intercom call point can be used to gain assistance. Intercom & card proximity reader/keypad image. Page 10.

12 The second entrance is located on Lady Lawson Street. This entrance is also accessed via a public footpath which is of a steep gradient. Secondary entrance image. There are two secure doors at the secondary entrance which both require a valid university smartcard to access. The first door is manually operated, opens outwards and is released using a card proximity reader/keypad which is located on the wall to the left of the door. Manually operated door image. Upon proceeding through the first door, or alternatively, upon accessing the secondary entrance from the ECA Evolution House car park, there is an automated door. This door also opens outwards and is operated using a card proximity reader/keypad which is located on the wall to the left of the door. Page 11.

13 Automatic door image. If you are a wheelchair user or have mobility difficulties and are visiting ECA Evolution House for the first time, it is recommended that contact is made with the ECA Health and Safety Officer prior to your journey (see contact information page). Internal Access. Upon entering ECA Evolution House at the main entrance, wheelchair access beyond the entrance foyer is via a ramp. The ramp is of a moderate gradient and incorporates a handrail to one side. Ramp image. Page 12.

14 Upon entering ECA Evolution House at the secondary entrance there is a ramp which is of a shallow gradient. The ramp does not incorporate handrails. Ramp within secondary entrance image. The ECA Library is located over part of the ground and first floors; with the main entrance being located on the first floor (see floor plans). Wheelchair access to the ground floor of the library is possible via a secure door which is located adjacent the lifts on this level. The secure door is heavy, is operated manually, opens outwards and requires a valid university smartcard to access. There is a card proximity reader located to the left of the secure door within comfortable reach of wheelchair users. The library personnel can provide assistance for wheelchair users and persons with mobility difficulties. To arrange assistance prior to your journey please call the library reception on: Receptions. There are four receptions within ECA Evolution House (see floor plans). Main Reception. - The main reception is located to the left upon entering the building at the main entrance. - The reception desk is suitable for wheelchair approach but is not recessed. - Lighting levels are good. - There is an induction loop. - The main reception is located in close proximity of the lifts. Page 13.

15 Main reception desk image. Library Reception. - The library reception is located on the first floor. - The reception desk is suitable for wheelchair approach and is recessed. - Lighting levels are good. - There is a call point. - There is a telephone. - There is an induction loop. - The library reception is located in close proximity of the lifts. Library reception desk image. Page 14.

16 School of Design Reception. - The School of Design reception is located on the second floor. - The reception desk has a lowered section to the left which is suitable for wheelchair approach. The lowered section is not recessed. - Lighting levels are good. - There is a call point. - There is an induction loop. - The School of Design reception is located in close proximity of the lifts. School of Design reception desk image. Postgraduate Office Reception. The Postgraduate Office reception is located on the third floor. Postgraduate Office reception desk image. Page 15.

17 - The reception desk has a lowered section to the right which is suitable for wheelchair approach. The lowered section is not recessed. - Lighting levels are good. - There is a call point. - There is an induction loop. - The Postgraduate Office reception is located in close proximity of the lifts. Lifts. All floors are accessible by lift. - There is ramped access to the lifts from both the main and secondary entrances. - The lift call points are at an accessible height. - Lift car controls are available on both sides of the lifts and are within comfortable reach of wheelchair users. - The control panels have braille markings. - There is an alarm and an emergency intercom. - There is contrast between the lift wall and floor surfaces. - There is an audible announcer. - The lifts have a mirror on the rear wall. - The lift car interiors have handrails on three walls. - There is a visual floor indicator. - The lighting level is not good. - The lift doors have pressure sensors. Stairs. All floors are accessible by stairs. - The stairs have contrasting nosings. Page 16.

18 - The stairs have handrails on both sides. - The handrails in the main stairwell (located opposite the main reception) contrast with the wall colour. - The handrails in other stairwells do not contrast with the wall colour. - The lighting level in stairwells is good. - There are emergency evacuation chairs located close by the stair landings on floor levels two and four (see floor plans). Main stairs image. Other stairs image. Toilets. Accessible toilets are located on all floors (see floor plans). - There is left hand lateral transfer space in all accessible toilets. - There is limited manoeuvring space in all accessible toilets. - All accessible toilets contain emergency pull chord alarms and visual fire alarms. - The doors open outwards. - The width of the accessible toilet doors is suitable for wheelchairs. - There are suitable dropdown and support rails for transfer. Page 17.

19 - The tap types are lever operation. - There are coat hooks in all accessible toilets. - The contrast between the grab rails and walls is good. - The contrast between the walls and floors is good. - Lighting levels are good. Accessible toilet cubicle image. Standard male and female toilet cubicles are located on all floors. - All standard cubicles contain emergency pull chord alarms. Page 18.

20 This floor comprises: This floor comprises: This floor comprises: This floor comprises: This floor comprises: This floor comprises: Wheelchair access to this building is not recommended without assistance. Room Directory G. Boardroom. Offices. Crit Rooms. Graphic Design Studio. Helen A Rose Studio Space. Illustration Staff Room. Illustration Studio. Office. Postgraduate Office Reception. Postgraduate Office Interior Design Studio. Product Design Studio. Research Space. Andrew Grant Lecture Theatre. Computer Lab. Postgraduate Studio. School of Design Reception. School of Design Office. Seminar Space. Study Space. John L Paterson Lecture Theatre. Library. Library Reception. Study Space. Main ECA Reception. Art, Space & Nature. Library Disabled Access. Page 19.

21 Floor Plans. - The following five pages contain building floor plans. This page contains the ground floor plan. Page 20.

22 - This page contains the first floor plan. Page 21.

23 - This page contains the second floor plan. Page 22.

24 - This page contains the third floor plan. Page 23.

25 - This page contains the fourth floor plan. Page 24.

26 - This page contains the fifth floor plan. Page 25.

27 Opening Hours. Monday. Tuesday. Wednesday. Thursday. Friday. Saturday. Sunday. 8:30am-4:45pm. 8:30am-4:45pm. 8:30am-4:45pm. 8:30am-4:45pm. 8:30am-4:45pm. Closed. Closed. Out of hours swipe card access is available for authorised university staff and students. For information about out of hours access, please contact the main reception (see contact information page). Main Reception. Monday. Tuesday. Wednesday. Thursday. Friday. Saturday. Sunday. 8:45am-4:45pm. 8:45am-4:45pm. 8:45am-4:45pm. 8:45am-4:45pm. 8:45am-4:45pm. Closed. Closed. ECA Library. For up to date library opening hours, along with information on out of hours access to the library, please visit: or contact the library reception (see contact information page). Page 26.

28 Contact Information. Main Reception: Telephone: Health & Safety Officer: Alastair Brown. Telephone: Library Reception: Telephone: School of Design: Telephone: Postgraduate Office: Telephone: Transport & Parking: Telephone: University Switchboard: Telephone: Page 27.

29 Links. University Homepage. Campus Maps. Bookable Rooms Guides. Student Disability Service. Edinburgh College of Art. Transport & Parking. City of Edinburgh Council Parking. Page 28.

30 THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH ECA Evolution House April 2014

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. 16 Buccleuch Place.

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. 16 Buccleuch Place. THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. 16 Buccleuch Place. A GUIDE TO ACCESS AND FACILITIES. Address: 16 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, E,H,8, 9,L,N. Telephone number: 0131 650 8074. Campus map link: http://www.ed.ac.uk/maps/buildings/buccleuch-place

More information

New College. School Of Divinity.

New College. School Of Divinity. THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. New College. School Of Divinity. A GUIDE TO ACCESS AND FACILITIES. Address New College. School of Divinity. University Of Edinburgh. 1 Mound Place. Edinburgh. E,H,1, 2,L,U,.

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Teviot Row House, (Edinburgh University Students Association).

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Teviot Row House, (Edinburgh University Students Association). THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Teviot Row House, (Edinburgh University Students Association). A GUIDE TO ACCESS AND FACILITIES. Address: Teviot Row House, 13 Bristo Square, Edinburgh, E,H,8 9,A,J. Telephone

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH, Alexander Graham Bell Building, King s Buildings,

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH, Alexander Graham Bell Building, King s Buildings, THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH, Alexander Graham Bell Building, King s Buildings, A GUIDE TO ACCESS AND FACILITIES, Address Alexander Graham Bell Building, University of Edinburgh. King s Buildings. Edinburgh,

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Alexander Graham Bell Building. King s Buildings

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Alexander Graham Bell Building. King s Buildings THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH Alexander Graham Bell Building King s Buildings A GUIDE TO ACCESS AND FACILITIES Alexander Graham Bell Building King s Buildings Edinburgh EH93JF United Kingdom http://www.ed.ac.uk/maps/buildings/

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Pleasance Sports Centre and Gym. The Pleasance.

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Pleasance Sports Centre and Gym. The Pleasance. 0,1,3,1, 6,5,0, 2,5,8,5,. THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH Pleasance Sports Centre and Gym. The Pleasance. A GUIDE TO ACCESS AND FACILITIES. Address. Pleasance Sports Centre and Gym, The University of Edinburgh,

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Paterson s Land.

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Paterson s Land. THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Paterson s Land. BOOKABLE ROOMS ACCESS GUIDE. Address: Paterson s Land, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, E,H,8, 8,A,Q. Telephone number: 0131 651 6138. Campus maps link: http://www.ed.ac.uk/maps?building=patersons-land

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Old Infirmary Building (Geography).

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Old Infirmary Building (Geography). THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Old Infirmary Building (Geography). BOOKABLE ROOMS ACCESS GUIDE. Address: Old Infirmary Building (Geography). 1 Drummond Street, Edinburgh, E,H,8 9,X,P. Telephone number: 0131

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH OLD COLLEGE

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH OLD COLLEGE THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH OD COEGE A GUIDE TO ACCESS AND FACIITIES Old College University of Edinburgh Old College South Bridge Edinburgh EH8 9Y Phone 0131 650 2008 http://www.ed.ac.uk/maps Disabled

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Number 5 Forrest Hill

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH. Number 5 Forrest Hill THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH Number 5 Forrest Hill Bookable Rooms Access Guide Number 5 Forrest Hill Edinburgh University Old Town City of Edinburgh EH1 2QL http://www.ed.ac.uk/maps?building= forrest-hill-building

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH George Square Library

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH George Square Library THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH George Square Library Bookable Rooms Access Guide George Square Library University Of Edinburgh George Square Edinburgh EH8 9LJ http://www.ed.ac.uk/maps/buildi ngs/main-university-library

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH DAVID HUME TOWER

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH DAVID HUME TOWER THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH DAVID HUME TOWER Bookable Rooms Access Guide David Hume Tower George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9JX 0131 650 8295 https://www-live.ebis.estates.ed.ac.uk/ebistop.cfm While this document

More information

The Scottish Parliament Information for visitors

The Scottish Parliament Information for visitors The Scottish Parliament Information for visitors Contents Welcome to the Scottish Parliament - Page 2 Contact details for the Scottish Parliament - Page 2 Opening times - Page 3 Travel to the Scottish

More information

Hotel Accessibility Pack

Hotel Accessibility Pack Hotel Accessibility Pack Thank you for considering the Hilton Dublin City. We are pleased to provide you with some information regarding our hotel that you may find useful when planning your visit to our

More information

Access Statement for Halifax Visitor Centre & Art Gallery

Access Statement for Halifax Visitor Centre & Art Gallery This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with disabilities, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all our guests/visitors.

More information

Access Statement Atlantic Tower Liverpool (10.2.10)

Access Statement Atlantic Tower Liverpool (10.2.10) Property: Atlantic Tower Chapel Street Liverpool, L3 9RE Pre-Arrival Access Statement Atlantic Tower Liverpool (10.2.10) Phone, fax & email: Phone: 0871 376 9025 / +44 845 305 8325 Fax: 0871 376 9125 /

More information

ACCESS AUDIT OF WESTPORT HOUSE

ACCESS AUDIT OF WESTPORT HOUSE ACCESS AUDIT OF WESTPORT HOUSE Large sign on the highway to indicate the entrance to Purbeck District Council Large and wide entrance Entrance showing sign for opening times Entrance sign Main entrance

More information

Disabled Access Guide

Disabled Access Guide Disabled Access Guide The Royal Hotel South Parade Weston-Super-Mare Somerset BS23 1JP Tel: 01934 423 100 Fax : 01934 415 135 Email: Web: reservations@royalhotelweston.com www.royalhotelweston.com Location

More information

Accessibility Design Advice

Accessibility Design Advice Accessibility Design Advice Quick Access Guide Improving the accessibility of the physical environment Websites It is good practise to provide written information on your web site for disabled visitors

More information

Access Statement Thistle St Albans (8.6.11)

Access Statement Thistle St Albans (8.6.11) Property: Access Statement Thistle St Albans (8.6.11) Thistle St Albans Watford Road St Albans, AL2 3DS Pre-Arrival Phone, fax & email: Phone: 0871 376 9034 / +44 845 305 8333 Fax: 0871 376 9134 / +44

More information

Access Statement The Tower (19.10.09)

Access Statement The Tower (19.10.09) Property: Access Statement The Tower (19.10.09) The Tower St Katherine s Way London E1W 1LD Pre-Arrival Phone, fax & email: Phone: 0871 376 9036 / +44 845 305 8335 Fax: 0871 376 9136 / +44 845 305 8374

More information

YHA London St Pancras Access Statement

YHA London St Pancras Access Statement YHA (England & Wales) Trevelyan House, Dimple Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3YH Tel. +44(0)1629 592 700 www.yha.org.uk YHA London St Pancras Access Statement Introduction location. We are minutes away

More information

Introduction. Pre-Arrival. Arrival & Car Parking Facilities. Main Entrance, Reception & Ticketing Area

Introduction. Pre-Arrival. Arrival & Car Parking Facilities. Main Entrance, Reception & Ticketing Area Access Statement for Chester Backpackers - Chester Introduction We are a 35 bed, independent hostel situated in Chester. The Hostel is situated over 4 Floors and offers dormitory rooms to private en-suite

More information

Train and Bus Stations The train and bus stations are located in Aberdeen city centre (Guild Street), approximately 3 miles from the hotel.

Train and Bus Stations The train and bus stations are located in Aberdeen city centre (Guild Street), approximately 3 miles from the hotel. Hotel Accessibility Pack Thank you for considering the Hilton Aberdeen Treetops Hotel. We are pleased to provide you with information about our hotel and our accessible facilities and services that you

More information

ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL

ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL Thank you for considering the Hilton Birmingham Metropole. We are pleased to give you some information about our hotel that you may find useful when planning your visit. ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL Please use

More information

ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL

ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL Thank you for considering the Hilton Birmingham Metropole. We are pleased to give you some information about our hotel that you may find useful when planning your visit. ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL You should

More information

YHA Liverpool Access Statement

YHA Liverpool Access Statement YHA (England & Wales) Trevelyan House, Dimple Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3YH Tel. +44(0)1629 592 700 www.yha.org.uk YHA Liverpool Access Statement Introduction YHA Liverpool is right at the heart of

More information

Customer Access 1 Checklist for Banks, Financial and Legal Services

Customer Access 1 Checklist for Banks, Financial and Legal Services GOOD ACCESS IS GOOD BUSINESS Customer Access 1 Checklist for Banks, Financial and Legal Services The City of Melbourne has introduced the Good Access is Good Business publications and education program

More information

Melbourne Brain Centre Access Guide

Melbourne Brain Centre Access Guide This is an accessibility guide to the University of Melbourne Brain Centre & Dr Dax s café precinct, located in and around the Kenneth Myer Building on the Royal Parade side of the University of Melbourne

More information

ACCESSIBILITY STANDARD

ACCESSIBILITY STANDARD SCANDIC S ACCESSIBILITY STANDARD Here you can read our 135 point accessibility standard. It has been drawn up by carefully following the route taken by guests from the car park on through the whole hotel.

More information

CHECKLIST C ACCESSIBLE TOILETS CHECKLIST

CHECKLIST C ACCESSIBLE TOILETS CHECKLIST CHECKLIST C ACCESSIBLE TOILETS CHECKLIST These guidelines relate to accessible toilets for use by visitors. Different considerations may apply where accessible toilets are to be used by employees. All

More information

Hotel Accessibility Pack

Hotel Accessibility Pack Thank you for considering the Hilton Garden Inn, Aberdeen City Centre. We are pleased to give you some information about our hotel that you may find useful when planning your visit. Arriving at the hotel

More information

YHA London Oxford Street - Access Statement

YHA London Oxford Street - Access Statement YHA (England & Wales) Trevelyan House, Dimple Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3YH Tel. +44(0)1629 592 700 www.yha.org.uk YHA London Oxford Street - Access Statement Introduction Tucked away in the heart

More information

Access Statement Thistle Inverness (14.7.11)

Access Statement Thistle Inverness (14.7.11) Property: Thistle Inverness Milburn Road Inverness, IV2 3TR Pre-Arrival Access Statement Thistle Inverness (14.7.11) Phone, fax & email: Phone: 0871 376 9023 / +44 845 305 8323 Fax: 0871 376 9123 / +44

More information

Getting to the V&A South Kensington and accessible parking

Getting to the V&A South Kensington and accessible parking Study room services for people with disabilities This guide is for visitors to our study rooms who have disabilities. It describes access to, and facilities in, the National Art Library and the Prints

More information

accessibility standard

accessibility standard Scandic s accessibility standard Here you can read our 110 point accessibility standard. It has been drawn up by carefully following the route taken by guests from the car park on through the whole hotel.

More information

Diocese of Sheffield. DAC Guidance Notes. Disabled Access Audit

Diocese of Sheffield. DAC Guidance Notes. Disabled Access Audit Diocese of Sheffield DAC Guidance Notes 2 Name of Church: Address: Listing Grade: Date of Audit: 1. General background Is the church open to visitors during the day? / (where appropri ate) Is the church

More information

AlonA Hotel Access Statement

AlonA Hotel Access Statement AlonA Hotel Access Statement AlonA Hotel Strathclyde Country Park, Hamilton Road, Motherwell ML1 3RT T: 01698 333888 E: reservations@alonahotel.co.uk June 2015 Access Statement for Alona Hotel - Strathclyde

More information

Access Statement Sandwell Museum Service Sites. Haden Hill House Museum - 01384 569 444

Access Statement Sandwell Museum Service Sites. Haden Hill House Museum - 01384 569 444 Access Statement Sandwell Museum Service Sites. A guide to facilities at our sites to help your visit be as successful as possible. Haden Hill House Museum - 01384 569 444 Access is off Barrs Road and

More information

Hotel Accessibility Pack

Hotel Accessibility Pack Hotel Accessibility Pack Thank you for choosing to stay at the Hilton Cardiff. We are pleased to give you some information about our hotel that you may find useful when planning your stay. Arriving at

More information

Contents. Booking Transport Getting Around Building Plans Services & Facilities Food & Drink Daytime Visits Access List

Contents. Booking Transport Getting Around Building Plans Services & Facilities Food & Drink Daytime Visits Access List Access Guide Contents Booking Transport Getting Around Building Plans Services & Facilities Food & Drink Daytime Visits Access List 2 4 7 10 16 19 20 21 To request an alternative format, please telephone

More information

Fire alarm bells (and associated fire detection equipment) are tested on Wednesday mornings between 0830-0845.

Fire alarm bells (and associated fire detection equipment) are tested on Wednesday mornings between 0830-0845. FIRE SAFETY PROCEDURES, ST MARY S CAMPUS MEDICAL SCHOOL BUILDING These notes supplement the Imperial College London Fire Safety Policy and Code of Practice and give details of local fire safety management

More information

Holiday Inn Express. Strathclyde Access Statement

Holiday Inn Express. Strathclyde Access Statement Holiday Inn Express Strathclyde Access Statement Holiday Inn Express Strathclyde Country Park, Hamilton Road, Motherwell, Scotland ML1 3RB Tel: 01698 858585 Email: reservations.strathclyde@holidayinnexpress.org.uk

More information

Hotel Accessibility Pack

Hotel Accessibility Pack Thank you for considering the Hilton Portsmouth. We are pleased to give you some information about our hotel that you may find useful when planning your visit. Arriving at the hotel You will find a free

More information

EVACUATION OF DISABLED PEOPLE (Document under constant review)

EVACUATION OF DISABLED PEOPLE (Document under constant review) EVACUATION OF DISABLED PEOPLE (Document under constant review) HEALTH & SAFETY UNIT JANUARY 2008 CONTENTS PAGE 1. INTRODUCTION... 1 2. PLANNING AN EVACUATION PROCEDURE... 1 3. PERSONAL EMERGENCY EVACUATION

More information

An Access Statement is available on-line. The hotel has a one page printed description available of facilities in the designated accessible rooms

An Access Statement is available on-line. The hotel has a one page printed description available of facilities in the designated accessible rooms The Cumberland - Access Statement (15.10.09) Property: The Cumberland Great Cumberland Place London W1H 7DL Pre-Arrival Phone, fax & email: Phone: 0871 376 9014 / +44 845 305 8314 Fax: 0871 376 9114 /

More information

Accessible Business Checklist

Accessible Business Checklist every customer counts promoting accessible services Accessible Business Checklist Accessible Business Checklist This simple self-assessment checklist is designed to help traders quickly review how accessible

More information

Access Statement for Wood View Guest House

Access Statement for Wood View Guest House Access Statement for Wood View Guest House Introduction Wood View is set on the village green in Austwick and offers five en-suite guest rooms. The house is three hundred years old and offers accommodation

More information

Hotel accessibility pack

Hotel accessibility pack Thank you for considering the Hilton London Tower Bridge. We are pleased to give you some information about our hotel that you may find useful when planning your visit. Arriving at the hotel You may use

More information

Our Visit to The Clearwater Main Public Library Children s Area

Our Visit to The Clearwater Main Public Library Children s Area Our Visit to The Clearwater Main Public Library Children s Area When is the library open? OPEN CLOSE Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10am-7pm OPEN CLOSE Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12-5pm

More information

Room Booking Agreement

Room Booking Agreement Room Booking Agreement Once completed, return the first two pages of this form to the Commissioner for Children and Young People by: Mail or in person - Ground Floor, 1 Alvan Street, Subiaco, WA 6008 Scan

More information

Access Statement Thistle East Midlands Airport (1.7.11)

Access Statement Thistle East Midlands Airport (1.7.11) Property: Thistle East Midlands Airport Castle Donington Derby, DE74 2SH Pre-Arrival Access Statement Thistle East Midlands Airport (1.7.11) Phone, fax & email: Phone: 0871 376 9015 / +44 845 305 8315

More information

Enter & View Report Dr Hendow Bransholme Health Centre Goodhart Road, Hull

Enter & View Report Dr Hendow Bransholme Health Centre Goodhart Road, Hull Enter & View Report Dr Hendow Bransholme Health Centre Goodhart Road, Hull 1 Contents: Enter & View 3 Purpose of visit 4 Introduction 5 External 6 Reception & Waiting Areas 6 Lift & Stairwell 8 Facilities

More information

Access Control Systems Compliance with the DDA

Access Control Systems Compliance with the DDA Technical Bulletin Product: Topic: Access Control Systems Compliance with the DDA Bulletin Number: B 020 Prepared by: Hugh Lawson File: I:\Technical Bulletins\Technical Bulletin B020 - Access Control Systems

More information

Strategies to Promote Accessible Marketplaces and Inclusive Workplaces

Strategies to Promote Accessible Marketplaces and Inclusive Workplaces Strategies to Promote Accessible Marketplaces and Inclusive Workplaces Why should organizations include people with disabilities in their business and hiring strategies? Because they cannot afford not

More information

Access Statement Royal Horseguards (13.11.09)

Access Statement Royal Horseguards (13.11.09) Property: Access Statement Royal Horseguards (13.11.09) Royal Horseguards 2 Whitehall Court London SW1A 2EJ Pre-Arrival Phone, fax & email: Phone: 0871 376 9033 / +44 845 305 8332 Fax: 0871 376 9133 /

More information

Ministry of the Environment Decree on accessible building

Ministry of the Environment Decree on accessible building F1 THE FINNISH BUILDING REGULATIONS 1 Barrier-free Building Regulations and 2005 Ministry of the Environment Decree on accessible building adopted in Helsinki on the 1 st of October 2004 In accordance

More information

Access Statement Thistle Middlesbrough (18.2.10)

Access Statement Thistle Middlesbrough (18.2.10) Property: Thistle Middlesbrough Fry Street Middlesbrough TS1 1JH Pre-Arrival Phone, fax & email: Phone: 0871 376 9028 / +44 845 305 8328 Fax: 0871 376 9128 / +44 845 305 8367 E-mail: from the Contact us

More information

ACCESS STATEMENT FOR STADIUM TOUR AND MUSEUM, ARSENAL FOOTBALL CLUB

ACCESS STATEMENT FOR STADIUM TOUR AND MUSEUM, ARSENAL FOOTBALL CLUB Introduction Emirates Stadium, is located between Drayton Park and Hornsey Road in the borough of Highbury and Islington, North London and is situated approximately 3.8 miles from Central London. The Emirates

More information

Access Statement for Lendal Tower

Access Statement for Lendal Tower Access Statement for Lendal Tower Introduction Lendal Tower is a 13 th century Grade I Listed Ancient Scheduled Monument located in the centre of York. Situated just off Lendal Bridge, the Tower is accessed

More information

Appendix G. Security management plan

Appendix G. Security management plan Appendix G Security management plan Security Management Plan Prepared by: Kann Finch Group Project Energy Australia Belmore Park Zone 1- Sub-station component General Design Requirements The perimeter

More information

Building Control Charnwood Borough Council Southfield Road Loughborough LE11 2TN

Building Control Charnwood Borough Council Southfield Road Loughborough LE11 2TN Building Control Charnwood Borough Council Southfield Road Loughborough LE11 2TN BUILDING CONTROL GUIDANCE SHEET RAMPED & LEVEL APPROACH TO BUILDINGS Last updated 07/01/2011 Page 1 of 8 PURPOSE: This Guidance

More information

Access to libraries for persons with disabilities - CHECKLIST

Access to libraries for persons with disabilities - CHECKLIST International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions IFLA Professional Reports, No. 89 Access to libraries for persons with disabilities - CHECKLIST By Birgitta Irvall and Gyda Skat Nielsen

More information

Claughton Medical Centre Travel Plan

Claughton Medical Centre Travel Plan Claughton Medical Centre Travel Plan June 2011 1 Contents Page 1. Introduction 2 2. Objectives 3 3. Targets 5 4. Site Audit 6 5. Travel Survey 11 6. Marketing strategy 13 7. Monitoring and review 15 8.

More information

2016-17. Access Statement for Astley Cheetham Art Gallery

2016-17. Access Statement for Astley Cheetham Art Gallery 2016-17 Access Statement for Astley Cheetham Art Gallery This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the

More information

ACCESS STATEMENT INTRODUCTION

ACCESS STATEMENT INTRODUCTION CCESS STTEMENT This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all

More information

WWW.GSA.AC.UK/DEGREESHOW2014

WWW.GSA.AC.UK/DEGREESHOW2014 WWW.GSA.AC.UK/DEGREESHOW2014 Garnethill Campus Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6RQ 4 1 Dental Hospital 2 3 GFT Access Key: Visitors entrance for tours and shop Wheelchair access with assistance Stairs without

More information

Accessibility Information

Accessibility Information Accessibility Information Thanks for considering Hilton Coylumbridge. We hope this information will help you plan a memorable stay in Aviemore. Don t forget, Hilton Coylumbridge is a non-smoking hotel.

More information

Accessible Toilets. A unisex facility should have its own entrance. It should not be entered from a single sex facility.

Accessible Toilets. A unisex facility should have its own entrance. It should not be entered from a single sex facility. Accessible Toilets This is an advisory statement reflecting current statutory and current best practice requirements. It offers guidance on best practice in designing environments not only to meet the

More information

DisabilityStatement. www.burycollege.ac.uk. Our Vision

DisabilityStatement. www.burycollege.ac.uk. Our Vision DisabilityStatement Opportunities and Additional Support for students with Learning Difficulties and/or Disabilities Our Vision Developing Individual Potential Inspiring Excellence Promoting Prosperity

More information

BUILDING REGULATIONS GUIDANCE NOTE NHBC BUILDING CONTROL

BUILDING REGULATIONS GUIDANCE NOTE NHBC BUILDING CONTROL BUILDING REGULATIONS GUIDANCE NOTE NHBC BUILDING CONTROL ACCESS TO AND USE OF BUILDINGS Parts M and K* to the Building Regulations require that people, regardless of disability, age or gender are able

More information

Heathrow Express Operating Company Disabled People s Protection Policy

Heathrow Express Operating Company Disabled People s Protection Policy Heathrow Express Operating Company Disabled People s Protection Policy April 2008 Contents 1 Introduction...2 2 Statement of DPP Policy...3 3 Detailed Arrangements for your Journey...3 3.1 Prior to the

More information

Inclusivity Report. Civil Service Live 2015: London. Date: Monday 5 th and Tuesday 6 th October 2015

Inclusivity Report. Civil Service Live 2015: London. Date: Monday 5 th and Tuesday 6 th October 2015 Inclusivity Report Event: Civil Service Live 2015: London Date: Monday 5 th and Tuesday 6 th October 2015 Time: 08:00-19:00 (Monday 5 th ) 08:00 17:30 (Tuesday 6 th ) Venue: Queen Elizabeth II Centre Broad

More information

Polling place location:, County Comments. Church Fire Station Library School Community Center Courthouse

Polling place location:, County Comments. Church Fire Station Library School Community Center Courthouse Polling place location:, County Reviewed by: Date: SECTION A: GENERAL POLLING PLACE INFORMATION A1. What type of building is being used as the polling site? Church Fire Station Library School Community

More information

Access Statement For Skegness Water Leisure Park

Access Statement For Skegness Water Leisure Park Introduction Access Statement For Skegness Water Leisure Park The Park is one of the most successful in the area, with over 250 touring and camping pitches with electrical hook up points, over 600 privately

More information

Timing Events are timed as conveniently as possible, avoiding school holidays and exam times.

Timing Events are timed as conveniently as possible, avoiding school holidays and exam times. HOME Schools & Colleges Teachers Guide 2015-2016 This Teachers Guide includes fire procedures and useful information for schools, colleges and similar groups attending events. It is accompanied by a Risk

More information

COMMON STANDARD NO. 10 HEALTH & SAFETY STANDARDS FOR PEDESTRIAN ACCESS ROUTES

COMMON STANDARD NO. 10 HEALTH & SAFETY STANDARDS FOR PEDESTRIAN ACCESS ROUTES INTRODUCTION Slips, trips and falls account for a large proportion of the accidents that occur at our workplace. We must therefore ensure that safe access is provided to all our places of work and is maintained

More information

Accessible Means of Egress

Accessible Means of Egress U. S. A CCESS B O A R D T E C H N I C A L G U I D E This guide explains requirements in the ADA Standards and referenced sections of the International Building Code (IBC) and was developed in cooperation

More information

Barrier-free. Information for travelers with limited mobility.

Barrier-free. Information for travelers with limited mobility. Barrier-free. Information for travelers with limited mobility. Travel preparations. If you have limited mobility or a disability, it is important that you inform your airline or travel agent about your

More information

Typical storey plan with two toilet clusters SANITARY PROVISION SANITARY PROVISION. Individual washroom. Standalone, unisex individual washroom

Typical storey plan with two toilet clusters SANITARY PROVISION SANITARY PROVISION. Individual washroom. Standalone, unisex individual washroom ACCESSIBLE TOILET REQUIREMENTS Code 2007 o Where toilets are provided at every level of a building Accessible individual washroom or WC compartment can be provided Disadvantage If WC compartment is provided,

More information

Hire Agreement Offices

Hire Agreement Offices Hire Agreement Offices 19.1.1.1 Grou Vestry Hall, Cricket Green, Mitcham, Surrey. CR4 3UD In the London Borough of Merton Page 1 of 6 This Hire Agreement made the day of 20.. Between 1. London Borough

More information

Welcome to AISB Created by IT Facilities Manager, Lylah Shelor and Updated on July 28, 2015

Welcome to AISB Created by IT Facilities Manager, Lylah Shelor and Updated on July 28, 2015 Welcome to AISB Created by IT Facilities Manager, Lylah Shelor and Updated on July 28, 2015 Index Emergency Action Plan online at www.it.vt.edu Location of Fire Extinguishers, Emergency Pulls & AEDs..2

More information

RepublicofSouthAfrica

RepublicofSouthAfrica RepublicofSouthAfrica EDICTOFGOVERNMENT± Inordertopromotepubliceducationandpublicsafety,equaljusticeforal, abeterinformedcitizenry,theruleoflaw,worldtradeandworldpeace, thislegaldocumentisherebymadeavailableonanoncommercialbasis,asit

More information

Buildings User Guide. Southend Campus

Buildings User Guide. Southend Campus Buildings User Guide Southend Campus General Information General Information The University buildings are closed on Bank Holidays. Access control Access Control is in operation in all University buildings

More information

1. Room specifications

1. Room specifications 1. Room specifications 5.1 Heaphy Rooms The state-of-the-art Heaphy Room is the main conference space and is located on the ground floor of the Claudelands Conference and Exhibition Centre. The room can

More information

MATCHDAY 1 7-9 September 2014

MATCHDAY 1 7-9 September 2014 MATCHDAY 1 7-9 September 2014 7 September Sunday 18:00 Group D 7 September Sunday 20:45 Group D 7 September Sunday 20:45 Group D 7 September Sunday 18:00 Group F 7 September Sunday 20:45 Group F 7 September

More information

1 STAR HOTELS. Caballero Errante Europa Ibis Budget Madrid Vallecas Ibis Madrid Valentín Beato Sancho

1 STAR HOTELS. Caballero Errante Europa Ibis Budget Madrid Vallecas Ibis Madrid Valentín Beato Sancho 1 STAR HOTELS 1 2 3 4 5 Caballero Errante Europa Ibis Budget Madrid Vallecas Ibis Madrid Valentín Beato Sancho 1 STAR HOTELS Caballero Errante 2 CABALLERO ERRANTE CABALLERO ERRANTE HOTEL Calle Pis Alta,

More information

BUILDING REGULATIONS PART M 2004 ACCESS TO AND USE OF BUILDINGS. Designers Checklist of Provisions/Areas for Consideration.

BUILDING REGULATIONS PART M 2004 ACCESS TO AND USE OF BUILDINGS. Designers Checklist of Provisions/Areas for Consideration. BUILDING REGULATIONS PART M 2004 ACCESS TO AND USE OF BUILDINGS Designers Checklist of Provisions/Areas for Consideration. NB. This list is not intended to be comprehensive; it merely acts as a quick reference

More information

HEBDEN BRIDGE PICTURE HOUSE TECHNICAL INFORMATION FOR HIRERS UPDATED OCTOBER 2013 1. CAPACITY. Stalls: 257 Seats per row: 22(Max)

HEBDEN BRIDGE PICTURE HOUSE TECHNICAL INFORMATION FOR HIRERS UPDATED OCTOBER 2013 1. CAPACITY. Stalls: 257 Seats per row: 22(Max) HEBDEN BRIDGE PICTURE HOUSE TECHNICAL INFORMATION FOR HIRERS UPDATED OCTOBER 2013 1. CAPACITY Total: 490(Max) Stalls: 257 Seats per row: 22(Max) Balcony: 233 Seats per row: 24(Max) See section 11 for seat

More information

Adult Family Home (AFH) LOCAL BUILDING INSPECTION CHECKLIST Code References: 2012 IRC Section R325 (WAC 51-51) APPLICATION NUMBER:

Adult Family Home (AFH) LOCAL BUILDING INSPECTION CHECKLIST Code References: 2012 IRC Section R325 (WAC 51-51) APPLICATION NUMBER: Adult Family Home (AFH) LOCAL BUILDING INSPECTION CHECKLIST Code References: 2012 IRC Section R325 (WAC 51-51) APPLICATION NUMBER: SECTIONS 1, 2, 3, AND 4 MUST BE COMPLETED BY APPLICANT BEFORE INSPECTION

More information

Visiting our London office

Visiting our London office Visiting our London office Welcome Welcome to the General Medical Council. We help to protect the public and improve medical education and practice in the UK by setting standards for students and doctors.

More information

The Crystal Floorplans

The Crystal Floorplans The Crystal Floorplans MAXIMUM BY SEATING ARRANGEMENT BOARDROOM OPEN BOARDROOM U-SHAPE THEATRE CLASSROOM 2 chairs x table CABARET 5 chairs x table BANQUET 10 chairs x table RECEPTION ROOMS 1 p.8 20 24

More information

FIRE ACTION PLAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES

FIRE ACTION PLAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES FIRE ACTION PLAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES May 2014 CONTENTS Introduction... 2 Definitions... 2... 3 1. How people are warned if there is a fire... 3 2. Action on discovering a fire... 3 3. Action on

More information

AUSTRALIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION NOTICE OF DECISION ON APPLICATION FOR TEMPORARY EXEMPTIONS: AUSTRALASIAN RAILWAY ASSOCIATION

AUSTRALIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION NOTICE OF DECISION ON APPLICATION FOR TEMPORARY EXEMPTIONS: AUSTRALASIAN RAILWAY ASSOCIATION AUSTRALIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION ACT 1992 (Cth), Section 55 DISABILITY STANDARDS FOR ACCESSIBLE PUBLIC TRANSPORT 2002 (Cth), Section 33A.1 DISABILITY (ACCESS TO PREMISES BUILDINGS)

More information

Section 7: Elevators and Lifts. Main Entry Floor Outside the Elevator

Section 7: Elevators and Lifts. Main Entry Floor Outside the Elevator Section 7: Elevators and Lifts Questions Yes No Data Main Entry Floor Outside the Elevator 1. If an elevator is required to arrive at the voting area, is it on an accessible path of travel? 2. Is there

More information

Library Induction. How to make St. Mary s University College Library work for you.

Library Induction. How to make St. Mary s University College Library work for you. Library Induction How to make St. Mary s University College Library work for you. 1 Where we are We re at the Beechmount entrance to the college. Close to the canteen, above the General Administration

More information

Conditions of Hire (Rooms

Conditions of Hire (Rooms Conditions of Hire (Rooms 20.1.1.1 and Halls) Grou Page 1 of 6 Conditions of Hire 1. Hirer: The Hirer is you the person who completes the agreement and signs the conditions of hire. 2. Availability The

More information

RADAR. 227 www.ncdirect.co.uk

RADAR. 227 www.ncdirect.co.uk RADAR solutions RADAR RADAR Key System 228 RADAR Lockset 229 RADAR Cover Plate 229 RADAR Padlock 230 RADAR Automatic Toilet Entry System 231 RADAR Ramp 231 RADAR Ramp Sign 231 227 www.ncdirect.co.uk RADAR

More information

Swansea University Library (LIC): an Accessible Guide

Swansea University Library (LIC): an Accessible Guide 1 Swansea University Library (LIC): an Accessible Guide When to Visit The library is open 24 hours. The Library service desk opening hours are on our website when the Library Desk is closed, there are

More information

RAMPS RAMP HEADROOM: The minimum headroom in all parts of the means of egress ramp shall not be less than 80 inches.

RAMPS RAMP HEADROOM: The minimum headroom in all parts of the means of egress ramp shall not be less than 80 inches. RAMPS 1010.5.1 - RAMP WIDTH: The minimum width of an egress ramp shall not be less than that required for corridors by Section 1016.2. A ramp that is provided, but not as an egress ramp, shall not be less

More information