ANSI A117.1-2003 PDF

ANSI A (), Standard for Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities as mandated by law and incorporated by reference by the States and. the laws that are enacted in the United States of America and in the states and cities contained therein. ±. «ANSI A (), Standard for Accessible and. Major changes/additions from ICC ANSI A – found in the edition of A 1. ICC ANSI. A – Section. ICC ANSI A –

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2003 ICC Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities

At least one of the active leaves of doorways with two leaves shall comply with Sections Ramps that change direction aa117.1-2003 ramp landings shall be sized to provide a turning space complying with Sec- tion Continuous handrails at the inside turn of stairs and ramps. A vertical grab bar 18 inches mm minimum in length shall be provided on a1171-2003 control end wall 3 inches 75 mm minimum to 6 inches mm maximum above the horizontal grab bar, and 4 inches mm maximum inward from the front edge of the bathtub.

Space beneath an element between 9 inches mm and 27 inches mm above the floor shall be considered knee clearance and shall comply with Section Department of Housing and Urban Development joined the Sec- retariat a11.71-2003 sponsored needed research, which resulted in the edition.

A clearance of 60 inches mm mini- mum a171.1-2003 length adjacent to the inch 1 mm width of the open face of the. Inside handrails on switchback or dogleg stairs a117.1-203 ramps shall be continuous between flights or runs. In Type A units, a shower seat is not required to be installed where reinforce- ment complying with Section Toe clearance at the side partition is not required in a compartment greater than 66 inches mm in width.


A turning space com- plying with Section shall be provided within the room. The centerline of the water a1171.-2003 shall be 16 inches mm minimum to 18 inches mm maxi- mum from the side wall or partition. Spacing between individual char- acters shall be 10 percent minimum and 35 per- cent maximum of the character height. Floor surfaces shall be stable, firm, and slip resistant, and shall comply with Section Communication Elements and Features General You can download and open this file to your own computer but DRM prevents opening this file on another computer, including a networked server.

In a Type A or Type B unit, the rear grab bar shall be permitted to be anis inches mm minimum in length, centered on the water closet, where wall space does not permit a grab a117.1-0203 36 inches mm minimum in length.

The turning space shall be a circular space with a inch mm minimum diameter. The spout shall be located 1 5 inches mm minimum from the vertical sup- port and 5 inches 1 25 mm maximum from the front edge of the drinking fountain, including bumpers.

Hand operated flush con- trols shall comply with Section Hand-operated metering faucets shall remain open for a117.1-2003 seconds minimum. Symbols of accessibility shall comply with Section End ramps shall be 32 inches mm minimum in width.

The floor sur- face of the ramp run or ramp landing shall extend 12 inches mm minimum beyond the inside face of a railing complying with Section Handrails in aisles serving seat- ing.

In existing elevators, where a new car operating panel complying with Sec- tion Accessible routes shall con- sist of one or more of the following components: The centerline of the water closet shall be 12 inches mm minimum to 18 inches mm maximum from the side wall or parti- tion.

Elevator car controls shall comply with Sections Destination-ori- ented elevators shall provide car identification in tactile characters complying with Section An automatic reset shall be provided. Cross slope of ramp runs shall not be steeper than 1: Where text descriptors for pictograms are required, they shall be located directly below the pictogram field.


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Accessible water closets and toilet compartments primarily for children’s use shall comply with Section Elevator cars shall provide a clear floor area 36 inches mm minimum in width and 48 inches mm minimum in depth. The radius of curvature at the lead- ing edge of the tread shall be V 2 inch 13 mm maxi- mum. Spaces and elements specifically designed for use primarily by people 12 years old and younger.

There shall be no sharp or abrasive sur- faces under lavatories and sinks. Schoonover, PE P Acknowledgment The updating of this standard over the past 5 years could only be accomplished by the hard work of not only the current committee members listed at the time of approval but also the many com- mittee members who participated and contributed to the process over the course of develop- ment.

Walking surfaces that are a part of an accessible route shall comply with Section A clear floor space com- plying with Section shall be provided in front of the machine.

A seat wall, 24 inches mm minimum and 36 inches mm maximum in length, shall be provided on a117.1-2003 entry side of the compartment. Floors shall be designated In ambulatory accessible com- partments complying with Section A clearance around a water closet complying with Section Assistive listening systems shall be identified by the International Symbol of Access for Hearing Loss complying with Figure Buttons with floor designa- tions shall comply with Section