Health and safety information for people with disabilities

The following advice is based on current Fire Safety Legislation and assessments made of our building's accessibility and egress in times of emergency.

The advice given below is specific to wheel chair users and those with visual, hearing or any mobility impairment. This advice may be at variance to the instructions given to other members of staff and students.

Wheel chair users

  1. If you have already agreed a Personal Emergency Egress Plan (PEEP) for areas of the building you normally visit/occupy then you should continue to use it.
  2. If you are not familiar with the building and/or do not have a pre arranged plan the procedures below for each library should be followed.