Entry doors to acute care hospital bedrooms for in patients shall be exempted from the requirement for space at the latch side of the door see dimension x in figure below if the door is at least 44 in 1120 mm wide.
Ada clear floor area.
Where a clear floor or ground space is located in an alcove or otherwise confined on all or part of three sides additional maneuvering clearance shall be provided in.
The floor or ground area within the required clearances shall be level and clear.
Operable parts shall be operable with one hand and shall not require tight grasping pinching or twisting of the wrist.
A clear floor or ground space complying with 305 positioned for parallel approach shall be provided.
At least one sleeping area shall provide a clear floor space complying with 305 on both sides of a bed.
The clear floor or ground space shall be centered on the kitchen work surface and shall provide knee and toe clearance complying with 306.
Provisions for these elements apply the clear floor or ground specifications in 305.
4 13 7 two doors in series.
Forward reach from a wheelchair is covered in section 308 2 1 of the 2010 ada standards for accessible design published by the u s.
This edition must be followed until the standards are updated to reference a later edition of the asme a17 1 code.
The ada standards currently require compliance with the a17 1 2000 including the 2002 and 2003 addenda.
A clear floor or ground space complying with 305 shall be provided at call controls.
The clear floor or ground space required at elevator call buttons must remain free of obstructions including ashtrays plants and other decorative elements that prevent wheelchair users and others from reaching.
Handles pulls panic bars.
But they must be located outside the minimum clear area specified for.
One full unobstructed side of the clear floor or ground space shall adjoin an accessible route or adjoin another clear floor or ground space.
Operable parts including doors lint screens and detergent and bleach compartments shall comply with 309.
Department of justice september 15 2010 it states.
A clear floor space complying with 305 positioned for a forward approach shall be provided.
The clear floor or ground space shall be centered on the appliance.
Advisory 407 2 1 3 clear floor or ground space.
Door hardware ada compliant locks exit devices handles pulls latches and other operable parts on doors shall comply operable parts of such hardware shall be 34 inches minimum and 48 inches maximum above the finish floor or ground.
Platform lift clear floor space and doors gates.
Sufficient clear floor or ground space is required at accessible controls operable parts drinking fountains lavatories and sinks atms and fare machines appliances beds and other elements.
The clear floor space shall be positioned for parallel approach to the side of the bed.
Where a single clear floor space complying with 305 positioned for parallel approach is provided between two beds a clear floor or ground.
Clear floor or ground space.