Back9.7.1.3.(2)

ATTRIBUTION:

Functional Statement:

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To facilitate the timely movement of persons to a safe place in an emergency.

Objective:

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APPLICATION:

Minimum clearance in front of designated escape windows that open into window wells in bedrooms, in buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.3.(1) of Division A for application of Part 9].

INTENT:

To limit the probability that operation of a window sash will reduce the required clearance from a window well to a designated escape window, which could lead to persons being trapped in a bedroom in an emergency, which could lead to harm to persons.