Back5.6.2.2.(5)

ATTRIBUTION:

Functional Statement:

F20

To support and withstand expected loads and forces.

Objective:

OS2.1, OS2.2, OS2.3

 

APPLICATION:

This sentence applies to all buildings regulated by the provisions of Part 5.

INTENT:

The intent of this sentence is to provide a backup means of drainage for roofs or balconies enclosed by parapet walls, in order to avoid water backing up into moisture sensitive assemblies and to prevent structural damage from ponding.