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Guidance on the use of tactile paving surfaces. 2nd edition (Withdrawn)

Publication Year

2002

Document Status

Amber 
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Abstract

Tactile paving surfaces can be used to convey important information to visually impaired pedestrians about their environment, for example, hazard warning, directional guidance, or the presence of an amenity. Guidance is given on the use of a number of different types of tactile surfaces to give warning of potential hazards and for amenity purposes to give guidance and information.

Document History

Superseded by Guidance on the use of tactile paving surfaces (DfT, 2021). Supersedes: Guidance on the use of tactile paving surfaces (DETR, 1998). Use of dropped kerbs and tactile surfaces at pedestrian crossing points (TR 0141), and Disability Unit Circular DU 1/91.

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Department for Transport

The Department for Transport is a UK Government department that provides leadership across the transport sector to achieve its objectives, working with regional, local and private sector partners to deliver many of the services. These activities were formerly carried out by the Department for Transport, Local Government and the Regions.

Great Minster House
76 Marsham Street
London
SW1P 4DR
UK

Website: www.dft.gov.uk/
Tel: 020 7944 8300

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