2004 Florida Accessibility Code for Building Construction by brk18073

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									2004 Florida Accessibility Code for
Building Construction

   The Course:
   2 hour Advanced Accessibility Training Module
   Visit our website at: www.floridabuilding.org

   Bruce Ketcham, DCA Instructor
   850-410-1568
  Agenda
  Advanced 2 hour Accessibility training module

  Manufactured Buildings Program, May 16, 2006
This course will focus on the following:
 Accessible Route-                11-3.5, Definition    11-4.1.2, Scoping   11-4.3, Tech. Req.


 Parking – 11-4.1.2(5), Scoping          F.S. 553.5041, 11- 4.1.2 (5) Table, 11-4.6, Tech. Req., Fig. 9(a)


 Vertical accessibility-                 F.S. 553.509, 11-4.1.3(5), New 11-4.1.6, Alterations 11-4.30, Elevators


 Toilet Rooms and Toilet Stalls- F.S. 553.504(12),                    11-4.1.2(6) Scoping, 11-4.1.3(11) New, 11-4.17 Stalls,
    11-4.22 Toilet Rooms Fig. 3, Turning Space, Fig. 28, Water Closets, Fig. 30, Toilet Stalls, Fig. 30e Florida Stall


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     Accessibility Requirements For The

     2004 FLORIDA BUILDING CODE
      BASE MODEL CODE 2003 IBC


   Building Vol. , Editorial Changes (Supplement 05’)
   Building Vol. , Editorial Changes (Glitch amendments 06’)
   Plumbing Volume, Accessibility Incorporated, No Changes
   Existing Building Code, Accessibility Incorporated
   Residential Building Code, Accessibility Incorporated
   Base Document (1997 Accessibility Edition)
   2004 Access Board Guidelines Not Implemented, Not Law
   Florida Law 553.501-553.513 (Changes 553.5041 Parking)

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                  2004 FBC-BUILDING – ACCESSIBILITY MODIFICATIONS APPROVED -2006

Mod #            Section/Chapter     Summary                        TAC Action   Commissio   Comment
                                                                                 n Action




1834_            11—Part A           Corrects the phone number      10-0 AS      AS
                 Introduction
Original                             for ―ADA Questions and
James
Gregory                              Complaints‖

1576_            11—Rule 9B-7        Replaces current Rule with     10-0 AS      AS
Original                             amended Rule of 1/20/02
Betty Stevens

1134_            11-Part A           Delete all figure reference    10-0 AS      AS
Original                             to ―11-― within Chap 11
Bruce
Ketcham                              text and correct typo

                                                         PLUMBING

1578_Original    Figure 404.4.3(e)   Figure 404.4.3(e)              Withdrawn    Wthdrawn    No action
Betty Stevens

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SECTION 11-9 (P. 1140R)
ACCESSIBLE TRANSIENT LODGING
       In all buildings, structures and facilities licensed as a hotel, motel or “resort condominium” pursuant to
       Chapter 509, Florida Statutes, a number of rooms equaling at least 5 percent of the guest rooms
       minus the number of Accessible rooms required by the table below shall provide the additional special
       accessibility features of Section 11-9.2.3.

Number of Rooms                  Accessible Rooms         Rooms with Roll-in Showers                Florida 5%
1 to 25                          1
26 to 50                         2
51 to 75                         3                                                   1
76 to 100                        4                                                   1
101 to 150                       5                                                   2    (See second paragraph of
                                                                                            Section 11-9.1.2)
151 to 200                         6                                                   2
201 to 300                         7                                                   3
301 to 400                         8                                                   4
401 to 500                         9                                   4 plus one for each additional 100 over 400
501 to 1000                        2% of total
1001and over       20 plus 1 for each 100 over 1000




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       Harmonized Accessibility Code,
       Standards, Guidelines
   FBC Certified Accessibility Code-Chap. 11
              Fair Housing Accessibility Guidelines-Chap. 11
              ANSI, A-117.1 Standards –Detectable Warnings Chap. 11
              FBC Plumbing Code -Chap. 4
   ASME A-17.1 Elevators Standards Chap.30
   Educational Guidelines for Children, Chap. 4
   ADAAG- Current Federal Guidelines Fair Housing
    Accessibility Guidelines
   FDOT Guidelines/Standards for Public Spaces
   UFAS - Uniform Federal Accessibility Standards
   2004 Access Boards Guidelines, not law
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       Equivalent Facilitation
       Section 11-2



           Departure from the explicit technical and scoping
           requirements of this code for any element voids any
           otherwise applicable presumption of rebuttable
           evidence that the element has been constructed or
           altered in accordance with the minimum
           accessibility requirements of the ADA

           Departures from particular technical and scoping
           requirements of the Code that will provide
           substantially equivalent or greater access to and
           usability of the facility
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       Accessible Route
       Section 11-4.3

 At least one accessible route within the boundary of the site
  shall be provided from public transportation stops,
  accessible parking, and accessible passenger loading zones,
  public streets or sidewalks.
 Width
 Passing Space
 Headroom
 Surface Textures
 Slope
 Changes in Level
 Doors
 Areas of Rescue Assistance
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       Entrances
       Section 11-4.14



          Entrances/Accessible Route: These elements shall be
           connected to public transportation stops, accessible
           parking, passenger loading zones, public streets or
           sidewalks.
          Minimum number: At Least 50% of all public
           entrances must be accessible. At least one must be a
           ground floor entrance.
          Signage: Entrances which are not accessible shall
           have directional signage to the location of the nearest
           accessible entrance

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       Ground & Floor Surfaces
           Section 11-4.5


 Changes in Level
 Changes up to ¼ inches may be vertical and without edge
  treatment


            Figure 7c




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       Parking
       Section 11-4.6



   Required Parking Spaces Access Aisle
   Curb Ramps
   Accessible Route
   Passenger Loading Zones
   Signage




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       Accessible Parking Spaces
       Section 11-4.1.2(5)


 Required minimum number
          1 to 25 = 1
          26 to 50 = 2
          51 to 75 = 3
          76 to 100 = 4
          501 to 1000 –2% of total
          1001 and over, 20 plus 1 for each 100 over 1000



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       Accessible Route to Parking
       Section 11-4.3


 Exterior accessible routes include parking access aisles, curb
  ramps.

 Location: Accessible parking spaces serving a particular
  building shall be located on the shortest safely accessible
  route

 All spaces must be located on an accessible route no less
  than 44 inches wide.


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       Parking Spaces/Access Aisle
       Section 11-4.6 and related figures

           Figure 9a                        Figure 9b




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     Parking Area




               Compliant



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       Curb Ramps at Parking
           Section 11-4.7


       Curb ramps shall be provided wherever an
        accessible route crosses a curb.
       Curb ramps must be located outside of disabled
        parking spaces and access aisles
       Handrails are not required

       EXCEPTION: Curb ramps that are a part of a
        required means of egress shall be not less than
        44 inches wide
       Maximum slope of flared sides shall be 1:12


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         Vertical Accessibility
         553.509 F.S.

   All Levels Above and Below Occupiable Grade, Fl.Law
   Elevators (includes ―LULAS‖)
   Platform Lifts
   Code compliance or apply for waiver to Fl. Specific issues.
   Exceptions to compliance
          Lube Pits
          Mechanical Rooms
          Projection Booths
          Certain Storage
          Unoccupiable Spaces
          Non-Public & Occupiable with 5 persons or less


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       Platform Lifts
           Section 11-4.11


 If platform lifts are used, they shall comply with the
  following: controls and operating mechanisms shall be
  operable with one hand and shall not require tight grasping,
  pinching, or twisting of the wrist

 If platform lifts are used then they shall facilitate unassisted
  entry, operation, and exit from the lift

 Non conforming equipment


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       Disproportionate Cost
       Section 4.1.6 (2)


 Applies to Existing Buildings only
 Cost does not exceed 20 %of the Cost of Alteration
 Priorities:
          Accessible Entrance
          Accessible Path of Travel
          Minimum of One Accessible Toilet Room for Each Sex
          Accessible Unisex Toilet Room shall be provided in
           accordance with the Plumbing Code, see Chapter 4
          Accessible Public Telephones
          Accessible Public Drinking Fountains
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       Ramps
       Section 11-4.8

                                 Figure 17
   Handrails – 34‖ to 38‖
    shall extend 18 inches at
    top and bottom.
   Any part of an accessible
    route with a slope greater
    than 1:20 shall be
    considered a ramp
   Landings: Not less than
    60‖ clear

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         Ramp Handrails




   Non compliant
  Handrails. Rails
  Do not extend 18
inches beyond ramp.
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Compliant Handrail




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       Ramps
       Section 11-4.8


 The maximum slope of a ramp in new construction
  shall be 1:12


  Figure 16




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       Toilet Stalls – Toilet Rooms
       Section 11-4.17 – 11-4.22


 The 2004 FBC Building Code
 Toilet Stalls
    Specific Criteria

 Toilet Rooms
    Specific Criteria

 Protruding Objects
 Reach range
 Additional related technical requirements for these Sections
 The 2004 FBC Plumbing Code
 The 2004 FBC Residential Code


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       Toilet Stalls
       Section 11-4.17



     The ―Florida accessible stall‖: New construction shall
      contain a lavatory that complies with the Code. The
      lavatory shall be mounted so as not to overlap the clear
      floor space areas required.

     Doors: Shall not swing into the clear floor space of any
      fixture.



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      Toilet Stalls
      Section 11-4.17



 Figure 30e
 Adapted by Rule
 9B-7




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       Toilet Stalls – Grab Bars
       Section 11-4.17.6


Figure 30c                 Figure 30d
Rear wall of Standard      Side Walls
Stall




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       Toilet Stalls
       Section 11-4.17



           Figure 30b
           Alternate Stall




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       Water Closets
       Section 11-4.16



 Water closet design, not in stalls. See Section on Toilet
  Rooms
    Figure 28




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       Water Closets
       Section 11-4.16


  Flush valve is on wide side of the accessible water closet

  Grab bars are required


      Figure 29a




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       Water Closets
           Section 11-4.16



     Height of accessible water closets shall be 17 inches to 19
      inches measured to the top of the toilet seat.


           Figure 29b




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Toilet Room - 3




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 Urinal




           Floor to rim
           17 inches or
               less


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       Space Allowance and Reach Ranges
       Section 11-4.2




     Minimum clear width for wheelchair passage (32/36
      inches)

     Forward reach maximums (48 inches high, 15 inches
      low) – changes when obstacles in way




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         Space Allowance and Reach Ranges
         Section 11-4.2


          Side Reach maximums



           Figure 6b




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       Space Allowance and Reach Ranges
       Section 11-4.2


    Figure 5a




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           Handrails, Grab Bars
           Section 11-4.26


     Figure 39a              Figure 39b   Figure 39c




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       Lavatories & Mirrors
       Section 11-4.19



     Lavatories shall be mounted with the rim or counter
      surface no higher than 34 inches above the finished floor
      Provide a clearance of at least 29 inches above the finished
      floor to the bottom of the apron. Figure 31)

     Clear floor space 30 inches by 48 inches shall be provided
      in front of lavatory




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       Lavatories & Mirrors
       Section 11-4.19




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       Lavatories & Mirrors
       Section 11-4.19




     Hot water and drain pipes
      under lavatories shall be
      insulated or otherwise
      configured to protect against
      contact




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       Lavatories, Mirrors & Controls
                          ,
       Section 11-4.19 Section 11-4.27



          Mirrors – bottom edge of
           reflective surface no higher
           than 40 inches

          Faucets shall comply with the
           Code and shall require no
           more than 5 lbf. to operate




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Sink Pipes Wrapped/Insulated
             Section 11-4.24 Sinks




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   End of Module




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