ASTM F1637 - 19 - Standard Practice for Safe Walking Surfaces

ASTM F1637 - 19

Standard Practice for Safe Walking Surfaces

Status : Current   Published : February 2019

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1.1 This practice covers design and construction guidelines and minimum maintenance criteria for new and existing buildings and structures. This practice is intended to provide reasonably safe walking surfaces for pedestrians wearing ordinary footwear. These guidelines may not be adequate for those with certain mobility impairments.

1.2 Conformance with this practice will not alleviate all hazards; however, conformance will reduce certain pedestrian risks.

1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

1.4  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.5  This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.




Standard NumberASTM F1637 - 19
TitleStandard Practice for Safe Walking Surfaces
StatusCurrent
Publication Date15 February 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors carpet, floors, gratings, mats, runners, sidewalks, short flight stairs, slip resistance, speed bump, stairs, walkway, wheel stop
ICS91.120.01
PublisherASTM
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages3
File Size68 KB
Price£36.00


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