ADA / ABA handbook : accessibility guidelines for buildings by William D. Mahoney

By William D. Mahoney

Supplies all accessibility directions for structures and amenities and comprises the whole textual content of the hot (July 2004) ADA and ABA guidance, equipped and awarded in an easy-to-use layout with a longer index and stronger illustrations. what is extra, you can find all like topics inside the comparable bankruptcy, with cross-references to all appropriate instructions, and certain advisories to augment your figuring out of Read more...

summary: provides all accessibility guidance for constructions and amenities and comprises the entire textual content of the hot (July 2004) ADA and ABA guidance, equipped and awarded in an easy-to-use structure with a longer index and improved illustrations. what is extra, you can find all like topics inside the comparable bankruptcy, with cross-references to all suitable directions, and certain advisories to reinforce your knowing of the ideas and their useful program

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For example, Chapter 22: Transient Lodging Guest Rooms - 806 - pp. 139-142 addresses guest rooms in transient lodging facilities while Chapter 24: Dining Surfaces and Work Surfaces - 902 pp. 147 & 148 contains the technical specifications for dining surfaces. If a transient lodging facility contains a restaurant, the restaurant must comply with in other chapters such as those applicable to certain dining surfaces. 1 Kitchens and Kitchenettes General Kitchens and kitchenettes shall comply with this Chapter - 804.

100-103, 17 - 706 pp. 112-114, 18 - 707 - pp. 115-120, 28 - 708 - pp. 153 & 154, and 65 - 705 - p. 318, shall apply where required by Sections 7-9 - 201-203 - pp. 21-29, and Chapters 1-41 - 204-243 - pp. 30-226 or where referenced by a requirement in this document. 1 Signs shall comply with this Chapter - 703. Where both visual and tactile characters are required, either one sign with both visual and tactile characters, or two separate signs, one with visual, and one with tactile characters, shall be provided.

2 - (below). 2 - (above & below). 2 Advisory Clearance Clearances are measured from the furthest projecting face of all opposing base cabinets, counter tops, appliances, or walls, excluding hardware. 1 Pass Through Kitchen In pass through kitchens where counters, appliances or cabinets are on two opposing sides, or where counters, appliances or cabinets are opposite a parallel wall, clearance between all opposing base cabinets, counter tops, appliances, or walls within kitchen work areas shall be 40 inches (1016mm) minimum.

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