Yeovil District Hospital

Location Details


Higher Kingston
BA21 4AT

Access in Detail

Third Floor Stair Lobby.
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  • Third Floor Stair Lobby.
  • Stairs to All Floors.
  • Handrails.
  • Lack of Visual Contrast.
  • Internal Door.
  • Circulation.

Stairs to All Floors

From 1st Floor
To 3rd Floor
There are handrails.
The handrail is in good order.
The handrails are of the correct specification.
There is no visual contrast at the top and bottom of the steps.

Internal Door

There is a single door. Opens in.
The effective clear width of the door is not at a minimum of 800mm.
The opening width of the door is 710mm.
There is adequate space alongside the leading edge for a wheelchair user to open the door while clear of door swing.
The threshold is level.
The door handles are easy to grip and operate.
The handles are within reach of all users.
The door pressure is kept to a minimum on manually operated doors fitted with self-closing devices.

General Area

The clear widths are adequate.

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