American standard specifications for making buildings and facilities accessible to, and usable by, the physically handicapped

Front Cover
1961 - Architecture - 11 pages
0 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Common terms and phrases

32 inches 54 inches 60 inches acces accordance with 3.1 American Standard A9.1-1953 American Standard Specifications AMERICAN STANDARDS ASSOCIATION appropriate number8 architectural architectural barriers arthrit average beyond each side blind braces and crutches braces or crutches building or facility buildings and facilities Cerebral Palsy Clinton H codes specify handrails Committee on Employment conform Cowcill Crippled Children crutch tips Disabilities of Incoordination ditions door closers door swings Doors and Doorways doorway dren driveway entrance Eucene existing ground existing ground level exits extend 1 foot extend at least Facilities Accessible feet 6 inches feet wide Fixed Turning Radius floor floor-mounted water foot beyond fountains or coolers front-foot platform groups being serviced hazard hearing disabilities height However inches and ranges inches between crutch inches tall require Individual Functioning individuals in wheelchairs Individuals using braces individuals with permanent individuals with physical itself a hazard Jayne Shover Kliecer Knurled lavatories least 1 foot least 5 feet Leon Chatelain level platform M.D. Alt manholes Manufacturers mounted National normally accepted gaits.4 nosing as illustrated Note number of individuals number8 of public onto the platform Organization Represented Name Parking spaces particularly physically disabled PENNSYLVANIA permanent physical disabilities physically disabled chil physically disabled individuals Physically Handi Physically Handicapped placement of handrails platform at least platform or toward platform shall extend predominantly children President's Committee public telephones Ramps with Gradients Rear Structure recommended safety Salmon Semi-ambulatory Disabilities Sight Disabilities Society for Crippled Stairs STANDARDS ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED steps with nosing Structure to Rear swings out onto T. J. Nugent telephones Toilet rooms toward the ramp toward the walk traffic traffic is predominantly urinals usable by individuals Vernon Banta walk wall wall-mounted warning signals water closet Water fountains wheel wheelchairs and individuals

Bibliographic information