[Translation] Translation request for Claire
alison.wall at gmail.com
Mon Jul 20 09:54:58 PDT 2009
Could you please translate the text below. It is the first piece of
the accessibility reference document for the convention. Since it is
still a draft, there are parts of it that have headings but no
information. It is a really huge document though, so I thought we
should start working on it right away.
Accessibility Information for Worldcon Participants
Palais de Congress
Building Access at the Delta Hotel
Building Access at the Palais de Congress
Elevator Access at the Palais de Congress
Emergencies at the Palais de Congress
The building’s Security Operations Center (S.O.C.) is open 24 hours a
day. In case of emergency (medical or otherwise), dial 555 on the
house phone and you will be connected with an agent.Palais Security is
responsible for calling 911 if necessary.
Fire alarms have both sound and sight (strobe lights) indicators.
Individuals using wheelchairs or scooters should congregate in the
following locations in case of emergency:
Emergency Medical clinics/offices in Montréal
Clinique d'urgence Ahuntsic
241 Fleury W.,
Montréal, Quebec, H3L 1V2
Clinique d'urgence St-Denis
8415 St-Denis St.,
Montréal, Quebec, H2P 2H1
Emergency Veterinary Services
Ambulance Veterinaire-Urgence 24
5855 Decarie Blvd.
Ambulantoire de Montreal
10407 Papineau Ave.,
Ambulatory and Veterinary Services of Cote-Des-Neiges Clinic For Dogs and Cats
Event Coordinator at the Palais
To reach the event coordinator on duty call the following number. If
using the house phone, dial only the last four digits. 514-871-5815.
The con facilities coordinator (Bruce Farr) can be reached by calling
FM Devices for Individuals with Hearing Impairments
The Palais provides an FM assistive listening system free of charge
for hearing impaired participants. All rooms and their subdivisions
have their own radio frequencies. A person wearing a headset just has
to tune in to the frequency indicated at the room entrance to follow
an event's proceedings. Note that audio reception and use of the house
system are necessary for FM broadcast. Headsets may be picked up and
dropped of daily at XXXXXX. The following rooms will be using the
house sound system and therefore available to FM users:
Food Service at the Palais de Congress
Les Jardins food court (level 7), has a variety of fast food
selections (deli, salad bar, pizza, and prepared dishes) There is an
adjacent outdoor terrace open during the summer.
Various mobile food-service units may be available on the 2nd and 5th floor.
The Café Express in Viger Hall offers a wide range of premium coffees,
espresso, cappuccino, caffe latte, etc.
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