ADA Requirements for Ramps

ADA Requirements for Ramps Located at www.access-board.gov 405 Ramps 405.1 General.  Ramps on accessible routes shall comply with 405. EXCEPTION: In assembly areas, aisle ramps adjacent to seating and not serving elements required to be on an accessible route shall not be required to comply with 405. 405.2 Slope.  Ramp … Continue readingADA Requirements for Ramps

Loads on handrails – Florida Building Code 5th Edition (2014)

Section 1607.8 (Located in Florida Building Code Chapter 16 – Structural Design) Handrails, guards, grab bars, accessible seats, accessible benches and vehicle barriers shall be designed and constructed to the structural loading conditions set forth in this section. 1607.8.1 Handrails and guards. Handrails and guards … Continue readingLoads on handrails – Florida Building Code 5th Edition (2014)

ADA Requirements for Handrails

505 Handrails Located at www.access-board.gov 505.1 General.  Handrails provided along walking surfaces complying with 403, required at ramps complying with 405, and required at stairs complying with 504 shall comply with 505. Advisory 505.1 General.  Handrails are required on ramp runs with a rise greater than … Continue readingADA Requirements for Handrails

Swimming pools and bathing places – Florida Building Code 5th Edition (2014)

Florida Building Code SECTION 454 Swimming pools and bathing places (Located in Florida Building Code Chapter 4 – Special Detailed Requirements based on Use and Occupancy) 454.2.17.1 Outdoor swimming pools. Outdoor swimming pools shall be provided with a barrier complying with Sections 454.2.17.1.1 through 454.2.17.1.14.   454.2.17.1.1 … Continue readingSwimming pools and bathing places – Florida Building Code 5th Edition (2014)