Yeovil District Hospital

Location Details


Higher Kingston
BA21 4AT

Access in Detail

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  • MRI/CT.
  • Internal Doors.
  • Assistance Bell.
  • MRI/CT Reception Desk.
  • Seating.
  • Circulation.
  • Lighting.

Internal Doors

There is a double door. Opens in.
The effective clear width of the door is at a minimum of 800mm.
The opening width of the door is 805mm.
The threshold is level.
The door handles are easy to grip and operate.
The handles are not within reach of all users.
Handles may be high for some visitors at a height of 1185mm.
Some people may find door pressures heavy. The location is aware of this and is reviewing the pressures.
There is an assistance bell to the left of the door to alert staff who will open the door.

MRI/CT Reception Desk

There is a lowered counter section provided.
The lowered counter section is at a maximum height of 760mm.
The height of the counter is 760mm.
The width of the lowered counter section is adequate.
There is sufficient space in front of the counter for wheelchair users.
There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter.
There is adequate lighting to both sides of the counter and the lighting avoids silhouetting.
There are no induction loops available.


The seats that are provided are stable.
The seating has armrests.
Some customers may not find the seating suitable as the seats are all at the same height.
There is not enough space for a wheelchair user to pull up alongside a seated companion without having some of the chairs removed. Please ask a member of staff for assistance.
There is space for an assistance dog to rest.

General Area

The clear widths are adequate.


The level of lighting is sufficient for the intended use.

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