What must be provided where doors or gates open directly onto a stairway?
Where is placed in areas such as passageways doorways or where they can be blank by workplace activities or traffic must be secured to prevent accidental movement?
When portable ladders are used for access to an upper landing surface how many feet above the upper landing must the side rails extend *?
When stairways are not a part of the permanent structure what are the dimension requirements for stairway landings?
When used midrails are required to be located?
Whose responsibility is it to provide direction on correct ladder?
Which of the following must be provided when the length of climb of a fixed ladder exceeds 24 feet?
What is the code for handrail height?
Do stairs need a railing?
If your home has three or fewer steps, there’s no need to install a handrail. However, homes having four or more stairs must have a rail mounted on at least one side if the stairway is less than 44 inches wide. If one edge of the stairwell is open, that’s where the handrail must be.