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California Building Code Excerpt

Section 11B-402 Accessible Routes

Code excerpt regarding technical requirements for accessible routes.

11B-402 Accessible Routes

11B-402.1 General. Accessible routes shall comply with Section 11B-402.

11B-402.2 Components. Accessible routes shall consist of one or more of the following components: walking surfaces with a running slope not steeper than 1:20, doorways, ramps, curb ramps excluding the flared sides, elevators, and platform lifts. All components of an accessible route shall comply with the applicable requirements of Division 4.

Advisory 11B-402.2 Components. Walking surfaces must have running slopes not steeper than 1:20, see Section 11B-403.3. Other components of accessible routes, such as ramps (Section 11B-405) and curb ramps (Section 11B-406), are permitted to be more steeply sloped.