Explanation of Symbols

 

Fully accessible:

 

Access without step, ramp with a gradient of up to 6%. (Threshold up to 3 cm considered level), doors with a width of at least 90 cms. Lifts at least 140 cms deep.

·       in addition for railwaystations: access to the platform and access to the train at least 90 cms wide and at ground level.

·       in addition for shopping centers: floors without steps.

·       in addition for sleeping places: rooms, bathrooms and WC with width of door at least 90 cms wide and at ground level..

·       in addition for landing-stages: access to the landing stage and access to the ship at least 90 cms wide and at ground level.

·       in addition for shops: access without barrier, box-office access at least 90 cms wide.

 

Restricted accessibility:

 

At most one step, ramp with gradient of more than 6%. Doors with a width of between 70 and 89 cms, lifts between 90 and 139 cms deep, side entrance closed, door with two wings, good lift, upper floor only accessible via stairs.

·       in addition for shops: access with obstacles, box-office access less than 90 cms wide or til not to be reached.

·       in addition for sleeping places: rooms, bathrooms and WC with width of door between 70 und 89 cms and with obstacles.

·       in addition for railway stations: access to the platform and access to the train less than 90 cms wide and/or with steps.

·       in addition for landing-stages: access to landing stage and access to the ship between 70 und 89 cms wide and/or with steps.

Not accessible:

 

More than one step. Doors with a width of less than 70 cms. Lifts less than 90 cms deep.

·       in addition for sleeping places: width of door in rooms, bathrooms und WC less than 70 cms wide.

·       in addition for landing-stages: access to the landing stage and/or access to the ship less than 70 cms wide and/or more than one step.

 


 

 

Car Parks:

 

  

Car park/multistorey car park with spaces reserved for disabled drivers. Spaces at least 3.50 m wide. Sloping kerbs. Number of spaces stated under symbol.

 

  

Car park/multistorey car park with spaces reserved for disabled drivers. Spaces less than 3.50 m wide. In some cases no sloping kerbs. Number of places stated under symbol.

 

  

Car park/multistorey car park with sloping kerbs.

 

 

Accessibility:

 

Access without step. (Threshold up to 3 cms considered level.)

Ramp/path with indication of gradient in per cent. Width of ramp at least 1.20 m. Length of ramp stated in cms under the symbol.

 

Steps, with number of steps stated. Height of steps stated in cms under the symbol

 

 

In addition for side entrances:

 

Side entrance open, bell of intercom.

 

Side entrance closed, advance notice required.

 


 

 

Doors:

 

Automatic door, entrance without door. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

Inward opening door. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

Outward opening door. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

Revolving door.

 

Floor entrance, width of door in cms stated under symbol.

 

 

Telephon boxes:

 

Public telephone for wheelchair users, accessible without steps.

 

 

Lifts:

 

Lift with horizontally arranged control buttons. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

Lift with vertically arranged control buttons. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

Good lift, can only be used with help of personnel.

 

No lift, upper floor only accessible via stairs.

 

All lifts listed are accessible without steps and have automatic doors. If two lift symbols are depicted, first one lift has to be used and then another. Indication of lift measurements: Width x depth in cms, height of control buttons (B-Knöpfe) in cms.

 

 

Bells:

 

Bell or intercom at entrance, accessible without steps. Height of bell indicated in cms under symbol.

 

No bell or intercom.

 

 

Acoustic aids:

 

Inductive acoustic equipment for the hard of hearing in the hall.

 

 

Toilets (WC):

 

WC for wheelchair users, accessible from left and right. Space at left- and right hand side of toilet at least 95 cms. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

WC for wheelchair users, accessible from right. Space next to toilet at least 95 cms. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

WC for wheelchair users, accessible from left. Space next to toilet at least 95 cms. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

WC for wheelchair users, space at left and right of toilet less than 95 cms. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

WC, width of door at least 70 cms. Width of door stated in cms under symbol.

 

All WCs listed are accessible without steps.

 

 

chairport in halls:

 

Chairport or spaces for wheelchair users in the hall available. Number of seats under the symbol.

 

No place or space for wheelchair users available in the hall.

 

 

porch:

 

porch, width at least 150 cms, straight way through, distance between doors stated in cms under symbol.

 

porch, access full of corners, distance between doors stated in cms under symbol.

 

porch, access full of corners, distance between doors stated in cms under symbol.

 

 

Verwendete Abkürzungen:

 

H                - Height

Br               - Width

T                - Deep

P                - Car park/multistorey car park

N                - Side entrance

EKZ            - Shoping centre

EG             - Ground floor

OG             - Upper floor

UG             - Basement

 

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