Dundee Law

Law Road, Dundee DD3 6PZ

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Guide Last Updated: 13/09/2013

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Access Guide

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the city.

  • This venue is situated in Dundee.

  • The venue is situated on a road which has a steep gradient.

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest mainline station is Dundee.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • The car park is on Law Road.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • There are 0 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The car park surface is tarmac.

  • There is a dropped kerb / non stepped access from the car park to the venue.

  • The dropped kerb does not have tactile paving.

  • The patron does not have to cross a road.

  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • The car park is at the top of Dundee Law.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • There are 0 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.

  • Assistance may be required because there is / are cobbles.

  • The car park surface is cobbled.

  • There is a dropped kerb / non stepped access from the car park to the venue.

  • The dropped kerb does not have tactile paving.

  • The patron does not have to cross a road.

  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • This information is for the entrance located leading from the car park to the view point.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open (no doors).

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located leading to the view point.

  • The ramp or slope is easy.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.

  • The width of the ramp or slope is 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located behind the war memorial leading to the viewpoint.

  • There is / are 4 step(s) to the area / service.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

  • The ramp bypasses the steps.

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  • This information is for the entrance located on Law Road.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open (no doors).

  • There are various paths that lead from Law Road car path to the summit.

  • These paths consists of uneven deep steps and steep slopes.

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located leading up Dundee law from Law Road Car Park.

  • The ramp or slope is steep.

  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located leading up Dundee Law from Law Road Car Park.

  • There is / are 15+ step(s) to the area / service.

  • The steps are not clearly marked.

  • The steps are deep.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The handrails are on the left going up.

  • The steps are uneven.

  • The ramps do not bypass the steps.

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  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • The paths around the hill are steep and made of earth.

  • At the summit the paths are level and are paved.

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  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

  • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is no additional signage on or near the toilet door.

  • The accessible toilet is 3m (9ft 10in) from the Law Road Car Park.

  • The accessible toilet is located within the toilet block on Law Road, adjacent to the car park.

  • There is level access to the accessible toilet.

  • This is a unisex toilet.

  • A key is required for the accessible toilet.

  • The key is a radar key.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • The door is locked by a twist lock.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 76cm (2ft 6in).

  • The door is heavy.

  • Floor manoeuvring space is clear in the accessible toilet.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 142cm x 192cm (4ft 8in x 6ft 4in).

  • There is not a lateral transfer space.

  • The tap type is push.

  • There is not a mixer tap.

  • There is not a functional emergency alarm available.

  • No emergency alarm fitted in the cubicle.

  • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.

  • There is not a coat hook.

  • Wall mounted rails are available.

  • As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.

  • There is a shelf within the accessible toilet.

  • The shelf is higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There are mirrors in the accessible toilet.

  • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 47cm (1ft 7in).

  • There is a hand dryer.

  • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a toilet roll holder.

  • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a sink.

  • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The sink is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • Lighting levels are low.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female toilets are located in the toilet block on Law Road.

  • The female toilets are 4m (13ft 1in) from the Law Road Car Park.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female toilet.

  • Lighting levels are low.

  • The male toilets are located in the toilet block on Law Road.

  • The male toilets are 2m (6ft 7in) from the Law Road Car Park.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the male toilet.

  • Lighting levels are low.

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