Back3.5.2.1.(3)

ATTRIBUTION:

Functional Statement:

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To facilitate access to and circulation in the building and its facilities by persons with physical or sensory limitations (See Sentence 3.1.1.2.(3) for application limitation).

Objective:

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APPLICATION:

Passenger elevators.
This applies to buildings described in Sentence 1.3.3.2.(1) of Division A.
This also applies to buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.3.(1) of Division A for application of Part 9], as stated in Sentences 9.8.1.3.(1) and 9.10.1.2.(1).

INTENT:

To limit the probability that a person using a manual wheelchair or other manual mobility assistance device will be unable to access and use elevators without the assistance of another person.
To make Appendix E of CSA B44, “Safety Code for Elevators,” mandatory for the design of all passenger elevators.