Bedford Hospital

Location Details

Address

Kempston Road
Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK42 9DJ

Access in Detail


Main Entrance
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  • Main Entrance
  • Signage
  • Door Handles
  • Threshold
  • Multi-ramp
  • Steps
  • Steps
Surfaces on the approach to the entrance are suitable for wheelchair users.
The door is manual.
There are pull handles.
The door opens out.
The effective clear width of the door is at a minimum of 800mm.
The threshold is level.
The pull handle is within reach of all users.
The door pressure is kept to a minimum on manually operated doors fitted with self-closing devices.

Multi-ramp

Some visitors may find the first section of the ramp difficult to navigate.
Some visitors may find the second section of the ramp difficult to navigate.
There are handrails.
The ramp and immediate area is well lit.

Steps

There are handrails.
The steps do not have tactile paving to both the top and bottom of the flight.
Nosings do not effectively highlight the step edges.
The steps and the immediate area are well lit.
There are 6 steps to the next level.

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