Location of Room(s)
- Edmond J Safra Lecture Theatre is/are located on level 0 of King's Building. Enter via King's Building main entrance, turn right onto main corridor and The Edmond J.Safra Lecture Theatre is located on your left.
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- Directional and locational signage for the lecture theatre(s) is available in upper and lower case lettering that is clearly visible.
- The corridor outside the lecture theatre(s) is sufficiently wide enough (150cm+) to allow wheelchair users to pass.
- There is step free access into the lecture theatre(s).
- The door opening width(s) is/are 75cm+ for the lecture theatre(s).
- The door(s) for the lecture theatre(s) is/are not push pad activated.
- There are designated spaces for wheelchair users within the lecture theatre(s).
- The designated spaces for wheelchairs users are located at the front.
- There is level access to the designated seating from an entrance.
- There is space for an assistance dog.
- There is step free access to the speaker's area at the front of the lecture theatre(s).
- There is staggered seating within the lecture theatre(s).
- The steps to the staggered seating do have handrails.
- The steps have handrails which are wall mounted on either side of the room.
- There is not a hearing assistance system for the lecture theatre(s).
- There is not a visual fire alarm beacon in the lecture theatre(s).
- There is some fixed furniture within the lecture theatre(s).
- There is sufficient space for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre within the lecture theatre(s).
- The clear floor space beneath tables in the lecture theatre(s) ranges between 66cm and 69cm.
- A height adjustable table/bench is not available.
- There is a/are chair(s) with armrests on both sides within the lecture theatre(s).
- Floor coverings in the lecture theatre(s) are even with no trip hazards.
- There are three medium well marked steps leading up to the speaker's area. The platform lift bypasses these steps.
Lift (Speakers Platform)
- There is a lift for public use.
- The lift is located at the front of the raised speakers area.
- The lift is a platform lift.
- The platform lift accesses a small level change.
- The weight limit for the lift is 250 kg.
- The lift is approximately 16m (17yd 1ft) from the Lecture Theatre entrance.
- Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
- The clear door width is 80cm (2ft 7in).
- The lift door is manual, heavy and opens outwards.
- The dimensions of the lift are 80cm x 140cm (2ft 7in x 4ft 7in).
- There are separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
- The lift does not have Braille markings.
- The lift does have tactile markings.
- The controls for the lift are within 90cm - 120cm from the floor.
- The lighting level in the lift is medium.