Amendments sheet

Amendments sheet

Date

Amendment

July 2013

Chapter 2: Disability Discrimination Legislation and Disabled People

  • Section 2.1: text updated regarding the Equality Act (2010)

Chapter 3: Meeting the Needs of Disabled People

  • Section 3.2: website address added for Scottish Disability Equality Forum and text updated regarding the Equality Act (2010)
  • Section 3.8: introduction of Accessibility Audit System

Chapter 4: Design Standards

  • Section 4.1.6: text added regarding access to and layout of bus lay-bys
  • Section 4.1.7: text added regarding access to and layout of in-line bus stops, with reference to raised boarding kerbs
  • Section 4.1.8: text added regarding puffin crossings
  • Section 4.1.11: DMRB reference corrected to TD 36/93
  • Section 4.2.2: text added regarding puffin crossings
  • Section 4.3.2: number added to table
  • Section 4.4.2: text added regarding shared pedestrian/cycle routes
  • Section 4.5.6: text added indicating the correct placement of lighting columns
  • Figures 1, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b: lay-by signage and road markings revised for accessible bay to be in accordance with TSRGD
  • Figure 4: bus lay-by detail amended to include hard strip as per DMRB
  • Figure 5: note added regarding position of bus stop flag
  • Figure 6: controlled crossing changed to puffin type
  • Figures 7a and 7b: minimum crossing widths added
  • Figure 11: controlled crossing changed to puffin type
  • Figure 15: vehicle give way markings corrected and access context added
  • Figure 25: diagram amended to indicate a variety of tonal contrast examples
  • Figure 26b: road markings revised for accessible on-street parallel parking bay to be in accordance with TSRGD
  • Figure 29, 30, 31: tactile paving and double transition kerbs deleted from layout for emergency telephone access

Chapter 5: Construction, Operation and Maintenance

  • Figure 32: controlled crossing changed to puffin type
  • Section 5.3.3: text revised regarding projections over footways
  • Section 5.3.4: text revised regarding obstructing footways
  • Section 5.3.5: text revised regarding legalities of unauthorised use of accessible parking bays
  • Section 5.4.1: text revised regarding foliage overhanging the footway

Chapter 6: Accessibility Audit System

  • Accessibility Audit System introduced

Appendices

  • Appendix A: reference added to on-line directory of local Access Panels, and default adoption of GPG standards clarified in diagram
  • Appendix B: further reading and references updated