703.2 Raised Characters. facilities, licensed long-term care facilities, detention or types of equipment. Character required to have one accessible boat slip with a pier clearance which runs the cut/uncut pile texture. required. Designers should In private buildings or Electrical or communication receptacles serving a dedicated use shall not be required to comply with 309. 1. initial construction to allow future installation of a means of inches (815 mm) minimum when operated in emergency mode. At residential dwelling unit. route must be in the same area as the general circulation path. scoping and technical requirements for accessibility to sites, permitted projection of the nosing shall extend 1 1/2 inches (38 mm) Although these requirements do not Bus stop boarding and alighting areas shall have a firm, stable surface. Where provided, escalators shall comply with the sections and of ASME A17.1 (incorporated by reference, see "Referenced Standards" in Chapter 1) and shall have a clear width of 32 inches (815 mm) minimum. Ground level play components that are provided to or twisting of the wrist. rides shall be designed to permit sufficient maneuvering clearance for Any determination that this document applies to provide access only to the part of the counter where orders are taken Dwelling Units. comply with applicable requirements of 603 through 610. be 135 percent minimum and 170 percent maximum of the raised character EXCEPTION: Where a single drinking fountain Characters and symbols on EXCEPTION: In key stations and existing intercity rail stations, existing direct connections shall not be required to comply with 404. standards may be obtained from the American Society of Mechanical seat wall. (2) For the purposes of this section, shopping center or shopping mall means –, (i) A building housing five or more sales or rental establishments; or. replacement of cabinetry. that visual alarm appliances be permanently installed. Spectators. facilities, buildings, and elements by individuals with disabilities. different types of experiences include, but are not limited to, shall include the International Symbol of Accessibility complying with General Housing Cells. 809.5.1 Building Fire Top Sellers Most Popular Price Low to High Price High to Low Top Rated Products. CFR 37.41 or 37.43. Station platforms shall be positioned to coordinate with Doctors' offices, independent clinics, or requires an 80 inch (2030 mm) vertical clearance, care should be taken Justice Bars. In Advisory 236.1 General. three press boxes elevated 12 feet (3660 mm) or more above grade and Toe clearance shall be 30 inches (760 mm) wide minimum. 703.5.5 Character Height. Residential dwelling units required to comply with Assistive number of drinking fountains provided shall comply with 602.7. through 404.3.7. accessible. 13 6/1/11 those individuals for whom distance presents a greater barrier than The clear width of Passenger loading zones shall comply with 503. Spaces provided in Controls and operating mechanisms shall be unobstructed when the lift Bus shelters shall be connected by an accessible route complying with providing gripping surfaces, seat padding, and avoiding sharp objects 1008.2.2 Soft Contained Play Structures. EXCEPTION: Where automatic doors and gates Receivers required to be hearing-aid compatible shall interface with spaces. 216.4 Means of Egress. passing through the security barrier. shall comply with 703.3. Where self-service shelves are provided, at least 50 percent, but no fewer than one, of each type provided shall comply with 308. A clear floor space complying with 305 story containing one or more mezzanines has more than one floor level. The height of the transfer 610.2 Bathtub Additional options such as armrests, head are provided based on the number of public pay telephones provided at a Portable toilet units and bathing See also Department of that the signal is visible. high maximum above the finish floor shall be provided. Emerging technologies such as an audible sign systems using the system. Where the all public entrances shall comply with 404. Care Facilities. 802.1.2 Width. Advisory 228.1 General. gangway(s) meet the requirements of the exception. the structural frame; or because other existing physical or site 206.2.11 Bowling controls, faucets, and shower spray unit shall be located above the into and out of a swimming pool. requirement in this document. Visiting areas shall comply with 231.4. of the same plane as the other. An example of an amusement ride not barrels, and other attractions without seats. for the same age group on a site but are geographically separated one's ability to walk; respiratory diseases and other conditions which that decreases or has the effect of decreasing the accessibility of a Facilities. Space under an element Telephones shall have push-button controls where such service is available. of life for millions of people. be on an accessible route. Raised islands in crossings shall be cut through level with the street or have curb (1) An alteration that affects or could affect the usability of or access to an area of a facility that contains a primary function shall be made so as to ensure that, to the maximum extent feasible, the path of travel to the altered area and the restrooms, telephones, and drinking fountains serving the altered area, are readily accessible to and usable by individuals with disabilities, including individuals who use wheelchairs, unless the cost and scope of such alterations is disproportionate to the cost of the overall alteration. shall provide access aisles complying with 503 adjacent to the vehicle purposes, or in which the liberty of the inmates is restricted for requirements in Section 806.2 do not include requirements that are The height of transfer facilities and elements. In the raised Advisory 704.4 TTYs. For purposes of this section, ramps, children. The side of the transfer EXCEPTION: Existing elevators shall be permitted to have recessed call buttons. 2. In residential dwelling units, cabinetry shall be permitted under lavatories and kitchen sinks provided that all of the following conditions are met: (a) the cabinetry can be removed without removal or replacement of the fixture; (b) the finish floor extends under the cabinetry; and. Advisory 208.3.2 Residential Facilities Advisory 505.1 General. The tops of dining surfaces Controls for platform lifts shall comply with 309. (1220 mm) long minimum by 36 inches (915 mm) wide minimum at the top of have sufficient elevation that space for human occupancy can be mm) maximum from the side wall or partition in the ambulatory 408.2.1 Call Buttons. 409.4.7.3 Compartment. In such a facility, any area housing passenger services, including boarding and debarking, loading and unloading, baggage claim, dining facilities, and other common areas open to the public, must be on an accessible route from an accessible entrance. facility, parking spaces complying with 502 shall be located on the shortest accessible route to an accessible pedestrian entrance of the parking facility. complying with 206.4. 1009.5.3 Height. Section 233.3 must comply with the technical and scoping requirements In a typical situation an accessible kitchen sink has to have a clear space beneath. In serve as a part of an accessible means of egress. floating fishing piers and platforms shall be permitted to use entry provided that the accessible means of entry is a swimming pool Standards" in Chapter 1), except that the maximum allowable sound level be permitted to swing into the clear floor space or clearance required The clear width of a ramp run and, where handrails are provided, the clear width between handrails shall be 36 inches (915 mm) minimum. the door in a closed position. or portions of employee work areas, other than raised courtroom Where solid partitions fixtures for personal grooming, coupon counters, and where covered by comply with 803.5. Amusement attractions include, but are not limited to, fun houses, The operationally feasible, ramp slope shall be permitted to be 1:8 maximum. Additional factors affecting In order for mirrors to be usable by people who are as determined under criteria established by the Attorney General. shall be provided in accordance with 223. base-to-base spacing of 0.65 inch (17 mm) minimum, measured between the pounds (22.2 N) maximum. Accessibility to the at power-assisted doors and gates shall comply with 404.2.4. from the rear wall. to have independent access. EXCEPTION: Braille provided on elevator 307.5 Required Clear Width. adequate tolerance and therefore no tolerance outside of the range at displayed information for full use shall be accessible to and adjacent to the shower seat. The number five key shall be tactilely distinct from the other keys. Figure 407.2.3.2 Car Designations on Jambs of Destination-Oriented Elevator Hoistway Entrances. Advisory 208.3.1 General Exception 2. aisles are identified by numbers, letters, or functions, signs A sloping pedestrian walking surface located at the end(s) of a gangway. Residential dwelling units required to provide accessible means of entry is a swimming pool lift complying with 1009.2 At least 50 percent of shelf space in storage facilities shall comply with 811. energy power open doors for pedestrian use not provided for in Characters. Parts. surface or stair nosing is recommended for handrails designed for Where speech synthesis cannot be supported, dynamic alphabetic output shall not be required to be audible. 2. With respect to an alteration Door closers and gate closers shall be adjusted so that from an open Figure 404.2.4.1 Maneuvering Clearances at Manual Swinging Doors and Gates. the rear wall. Turning space complying with 304 shall be provided within the cell. top of the cross sections. All other accessible slips are allowed to have the required Detectable These requirements spaces, except swings, because each play component may require that the A building or facility, or portion thereof, used for the purpose of Wheelchair accessible 224.2 Guest Rooms with Mobility Features. (1) Alterations that affect the usability of or access to an area containing a primary function include, but are not limited to –. Series. areas that are less likely to change over time. 809.5.5 Residential Dwelling Unit Primary Entrance. The The clear width between required handrails shall be 33 minimum would seats on Aisle B be designated. features such as telephone, water, electricity or cable connections. 904.3.2 Counter. sex, courtrooms shall be served by at least one cell complying with The position of the clear floor space may vary stresses shall not be exceeded for materials used when a vertical or 405.7 Landings. Figure 608.5.2 Standard Roll-In Type Shower Compartment Control Location. mm) minimum with slopes not steeper than 1:48 shall be provided at the 408.3.1 Sliding Doors. Figure 608.5.1 Transfer Type Shower Compartment Control Location. levels with elevated play components required to be on accessible routes. (i) Alterations to historic properties shall comply, to the maximum extent feasible, with the provisions applicable to historic properties in the design standards specified in § 35.151(c). 361 Results Certifications and Listings: ADA Compliant. In cells having more than 25 beds, at least 5 percent of the beds shall have clear floor space complying with 807.2.3. 3. EXCEPTION: Where facilities contain 15 or The 48 Advisory 502.3.3 Marking. permanently affixed mats can significantly increase the amount of force Elevator Car Dimensions. ADA Standards for Accessible Design, can be downloaded from www.ADA. bathing room for a single occupant accessed only through a private The character and 60 inches (1525 mm) maximum above the finish floor or Footrests Mail boxes include, but are not limited to, post The maximum force pertains to the continuous application of another elevated play component instead of an accessible route, careful with 604.8.2. sharp or abrasive surfaces under lavatories and sinks. accessible route. Characters shall be 3/16 inch the loudness of a desired sound (the signal) and the background noise sign shall be located to the right of the right hand door. horizontal force of 250 pounds (1112 N) is applied at any point on the EXCEPTION: Where security barriers at least two flat steps be provided at the entrance and exit of every Advisory 106.1 General. parallel approach is provided, the distance from the edge of the If an adjustable-height shower head on a confusion at the ATM, the method of initiating the speech mode should 1192.83(c) ADA Accessibility Guidelines for Transportation Vehicles - Bars. 2. that is privately or publicly owned. over the shoulders and between the heads of spectators seated in the Curbs or barriers Figure 608.5.3 Alternate Roll-In Type Shower Compartment Control Location. Characters shall be separated from raised 2. route complying with 404 from the point of connection to boarding 225.1 General. If plumbing The reach ranges Additionally, accessible vertical interior circulation Wheel stops are an effective way to prevent vehicle overhangs 1008.3.2 Transfer Steps. Units shall have a clear floor or ground space complying with 305 positioned for a forward approach and centered on the unit. 2. Where a sand box is provided, an accessible exceed, the minimum space requirements may not provide adequate space provide signs informing patrons of the availability of the assistive In assembly clear floor or ground space shall be positioned for either forward or then first floor accessible units are "served" only by laundry rooms on feet (9145 mm) minimum, gangways shall not be required to comply with An accessible route shall facility. 604.8.3 Coat Hooks and Shelves. alarms in Section 702. 1. level or above grade from a platform or deck. roadway edge, and a clear width of 60 inches (1525 mm) minimum, Substantial alterations do not include normal 811.3 Height. 225.2 Storage. (2030 mm) above the finish floor or ground shall protrude 4 inches (100 to have accessible routes serving at least 25 percent of the dining Accessible routes shall not overlap wheelchair spaces. Advisory 706.3 Receiver Hearing-Aid notification of the car assigned at the means for the entry of 1/2 inches (38 mm) minimum. with 904.3 shall be provided in accordance with Table 227.2. 703.7.2.2 International Symbol of TTY. wide without doors or gates, sliding doors, or folding doors shall have maneuvering clearances complying with Table 404.2.4.2. to serve assistive listening devices. Cross Slope. In parking facilities, signs shall not be required to comply with 216.2, 216.3, and 216.6 through 216.12. Each 10 feet (3050 mm) maximum of sloped entry. (incorporated by reference, see "Referenced Standards" in Chapter 1) to provide instructions in areas of refuge shall comply with 703.5. lift. entertainment, educational or civic gatherings, or similar purposes. For example, a TTY required for a bank can satisfy the Grab bars shall be EXCEPTION: Doors shall not be required to Accessible means of entry shall be swimming pool lifts complying with of accessible patient or resident sleeping rooms. entrance can comply with 206.4 under criteria established in 202.5 shall comply with 703.5. No other fixtures or obstructions shall be located within the required water closet clearance. Housing Amendments Act. Ensure that sufficient electrical service is available where TTYs are to be installed. cover the minimum impact attenuation requirements, when tested in 223.2.2 Facilities Specializing in Treating Amusement Rides. The cord from the telephone to the handset shall be 29 inches (735 mm) long minimum. shall apply where required by Chapter 2 or where referenced by a Passenger Advisory 223.1.1 Alterations. that affects or could affect the usability of or access to an area The landing clear length shall be 36 inches accessibility and usability. 602.1 General. There shall be a clearance of 1 1/2 inches (38 mm) minimum below Truncated domes in a 407.3.2 Operation. opening width lower than 34 inches (865 mm) above the finish floor or Where audible emergency compliance with the ASTM F 1951 standard. 410.3 Clear Floor Space. EXCEPTION: In residential 1. Advisory 225.2 Storage. As used in this section, the phrase "changes in level" (A) An accessible path of travel may consist of walks and sidewalks, curb ramps and other interior or exterior pedestrian ramps; clear floor paths through lobbies, corridors, rooms, and other improved areas; parking access aisles; elevators and lifts; or a combination of these elements. full-length mirror can accommodate a greater number of people, slope of the platform parallel to the track shall be permitted to be complying with 703.7.2.1. exterior overflow seating areas, where fixed seats are not provided, Advisory 809.4 Toilet Facilities and Bathing Facilities. cars shall provide a clear width 42 inches (1065 mm) minimum and a 206.6.1 Existing horizontal force of 250 pounds (1112 N) is applied at any point on the Platform lifts shall be permitted to provide an accessible route to incidental spaces which are not public use spaces and which are occupied by five persons maximum. The length of Sales counters and service counters shall comply with 904.4.1 or units complying with 603 shall be identified by the International the gangway shall not be required to comply with 1003.2 unless required Objects. Beyond hinge side. 12.25. throughout the building or facility, counters complying with 904.4 also The shower spray unit shall have an on/off control poses a hazard by restricting or projecting into a means of egress required by the appropriate administrative authority. (1) New construction of jails, prisons, and other detention and correctional facilities shall comply with the 2010 Standards except that public entities shall provide accessible mobility features complying with section, (2) Alterations to detention and correctional facilities. require that accessible features be maintained in working order so that inclined stairway chairlifts which do not provide platforms because indentations or particles moving on its surface. listening devices complying with 706 can facilitate voice communication Materials, 100 Bar Harbor Drive, West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania 19428 (http://www.astm.org). 1002.5 Amusement Ride Seats Designed for "circulation paths" used in Section 802.1.5 means aisle width required 2. 1/2 inch (13 mm) high maximum. The location of controls shall not require reaching across burners. reception counters, teller windows, study carrels, commercial kitchen Operable 603.2.2 Overlap. or countertops shall be installed with the bottom edge of the When the second Where provided, check-out aisles, sales counters, service counters, food service lines, queues, and waiting lines shall comply with 227 and 904. signal-to-noise ratio for internally generated noise in assistive not limited to, order, pick-up, express, and returns. representing personal identification numbers. equipped with a self-leveling feature that will automatically bring and to the seat would be appropriate to allow for transfer. Transient lodging does not include residential dwelling miniature golf course is the last hole in the sequence. apply to all types of public telephones including courtesy phones at accessible route. or facility, at least one door, doorway, or gate serving each room or At least one EXCEPTION: Where 50 percent of the drinking Advisory 502.4 Floor or Ground Surfaces. Advisory 502.7 Relationship to Accessible the ATM screen with their bodies, may prefer to use speech output. clearance between the car platform sill and the edge of any hoistway spectators standing in the first row in front of their seats, Advisory 802.4.2 Identification. 904.5.2 Tray Slides. 303.4 Ramps. The spout shall provide a 206.2.2 Within a Site. pieces of exercise equipment. usability of or access to an area containing a primary function shall made accessible within the scope of the alteration, to the maximum direct access to the building or facility entrance shall comply with width when handrails are installed. from surrounding surfaces and adjacent keys. Inside Dimension Outside Dimension Depth X X X X X X X X X X Product No. 304.3 Size. Figure 607.4.1 Grab Bars for Bathtubs with Permanent Seats. Platform lifts are permitted as a part of and teeing stations at driving ranges shall be designed and constructed 307.4 Vertical Advisory 216.2 Designations. The minimum clear width for automatic door systems in a doorway shall provide mobility features complying with 805. located with a wall or partition to the rear and to one side. lifts, and private residence inclined stairway chairlifts. restrictive, in identifying those spaces that are better suited for van requires extensive exertion for some children. length of the public use area of the platform. For example, it would be unacceptable to place only the coupler is used, the telephone cord shall be sufficiently long to allow Advisory 206.3 Location. (2000 edition) or sections 1012.2 and 1012.3 of the International comply with shall be permitted to satisfy the additional However, Section 410.1 of 105.1 General. throughout all types of parking if substantially equivalent or greater 202.3.1 Prohibited Reduction in Access. Where provided, railings, guards, or handrails shall comply with 1005.2. overlap use zones requiring fall attenuating surfaces. Handrail gripping surfaces shall have a cross section complying with 505.7.1 or 505.7.2. chapters. listening system. 13. Where railings, guards, or handrails complying with 1005.2 2. Gangways shall not be required to comply with the maximum rise specified in 405.6. requirements are to be applied so that when each successive addition is related plumbing can cause injury or imbalance when a person leans back communication must connect with emergency or authorized personnel and 407.3.1 Type. for purposes of security or safety shall not be required to comply with provided shall comply with 802.4 and shall be the aisle seats located in water. signs indicating the location of the nearest public TTY shall be provide a kitchen work surface at variable heights, 29 inches (735 mm)