Light the Way: Make sure stairs and ramps are adequately lit
These stairs are well lit from lights on the walls of the stairs and enables users to watch their step.
Lighting provided on the walls of these stairs helps people to watch their footing when ascending or descending. These nosings would benefit from stronger colour contrast to highlight the edges of the steps, particularly for people with low vision.
These stairs are lit from both above and to their side, enabling users to watch their step and preventing them from accidentally tripping.
The provision of handrails down the centre of the stairs provides multiple points for users to balance and assist themselves when ascending or descending.
Lighting provided on the walls of these stairs allows users to watch their footing when ascending or descending.