Back9.8.6.1.(2)

ATTRIBUTION:

Most technical provisions of the BC Fire Code describe how the code’s objectives and functional statements are achieved. However, some provisions, like this one, do not relate directly to a code objective. The following analysis is provided to assist in understanding of the provision.

 

APPLICATION:

Landings for ramps in barrier-free paths of travel, in buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.3.(1) of Division A for application of Part 9].

INTENT:

To expand the application of Article 3.8.3.4. to Part 9 buildings that are required [in accordance with Sentence 9.5.2.1.(1)] to include a barrier-free path of travel.
To supersede the application of Article 9.8.6.2. to Article 9.8.6.4.