2003 ICC ANSI A117.1 PDF

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Destination-oriented elevators shall not be required to comply with Sec- tion Clear width of an accessible route shall comply ifc Table Swing-up grab bars shall be 28 inches 71 mm minimum in length, measured from the wall to the end of the horizontal portion of the grab bar. Thresholds in roil-in-type shower compartment shall be V 2 inch 13 mm max- imum in height in accordance with Section icd Water supply and drainpipes under lavatories and sinks shall be insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

ANSI A117.1 (2003): Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities

Visual characters shall be 40 inches mm minimum above the floor of the viewing position, measured to the baseline of the character. Two horizontal grab bars shall be provided on the back wall, one com- plying with Section Where provided, curb ramp flares shall not be steeper than li: In Type A and Type B units, reach range for lavatory faucets and soap dispensers is not required.

Standards Subsctiption may be the perfect solution. Sliding doors and folding doors shall have maneuver- ing clearances complying with Table Such rooms and spaces that are also part of a dwelling unit are not sleeping units.

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An entry 36 inches mm minimum in width shall be provided. Function keys shall contrast visually from background surfaces. The requirement for the frequency and range of audible signals shall not apply in existing elevators.


Information on printed receipts that duplicates audible information available on-screen shall not be required to be presented in the form of an audible receipt. Door spring hinges shall be adjusted so that from the open posi- tion anso 70 degrees, the door shall move to the closed position in 1.

Existing elevator call buttons shall not be required to comply with Section The end of the “L” shall be 22 inches mm minimum and 23 inches mm maximum from the main seat wall.

August Fifth Printing: The high side reach shall be 48 inches mm maximum for a reach depth of 10 inches mm maximum.

Cars that provide a 51 inches mm minimum clear floor width shall be per- mitted to provide 51 inches mm minimum clear floor depth. If provided, thresholds at doorways shall be V 2 inch 13 mm maximum in height. Grab bars in accessible toilet or bathing facilities shall comply with Section Where access aisles are marked with lines, the width measurements of access aisles and adjacent parking spaces shall be made from the center- line of the markings.

ICC/ANSI A – Accessible and Useable Buildings and Facilities

This American Qnsi Standard may be revised or withdrawn at any time. Grab bars shall be installed in a horizontal position, 33 inches mm minimum and 36 inches mm maximum above the floor measured to the top of the gripping surface.

Where specific criteria of this stan- dard differ from the general criteria of this standard, the specific criteria shall apply. As such, this foreword may contain material that has not been subjected to public review or a consensus process.


Curb ramps on accessible routes shall comply with Sections Toe clearance at the front partition is not required in a compartment greater than 62 inches mm in depth with a wall-hung water closet, or greater than 65 inches mm in depth with a floor-mounted water closet.

Manually operated control switches shall comply with Section Symbols of accessibility shall contrast with their backgrounds, with either a light symbol on a dark background or a dark sym- bol on a light background.

Viewing distance shall be measured as the horizontal distance between the character and an obstruction pre- venting further approach towards the sign. Where pro- vided, elevator car controls shall comply with Sections Guardrails or other barriers shall be provided where object protru- sion is beyond the limits allowed by Sections Gas pump nozzles shall not be required to provide operable parts that have an activating force of 5.

Accessible signs shall comply with Section Con- trol panels shall be centered ic a side wall. Characters shall be sans serif.

2003 ICC Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities

All components of an accessible route shall comply with the applicable portions of ansii standard. The mini- mum clear opening width for automatic door sys- tems shall be based on the clear opening width provided with all leafs in the open position. Dwelling units and sleeping units required to have accessible communication features shall comply with Section A hori- zontal grab bar 24 inches mm mini- back wall m back wall a Without Permanent Seat L.

Where sliding doors are in the fully open position, operating hardware shall be exposed and usable from both sides.