Building Code of the Philippines(1)

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Unformatted text preview: n A, B, C, D, E, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, and N. 5.3.2 Hospitals and Sanitaria Barrier-free facilities and features required in A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, and N. 5.4. Group D - 3 5.4.1 Nursing Homes for ambulatory patients Barrier-free facilities and features required in A, B, C, D, E, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, and N. 5.4.2 Orphanages Barrier-free facilities and features required in A, B, C, D, E, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, and N. 5.5 Group E - 7 5.5.1 Police and fire stations Barrier-free facilities and features required in A, B, C, D, E, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, and N. 5.6 Group H 5.6.1 Churches, temples, chapels and similar places of worship. Barrier-free facilities and features required in A, B, C, D, E, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, and O. 6. CATEGORY IV 6.1 Group J - 1 6.1.1 Agricultural buildings Barrier-free facilities and features required in A, B, C, D, E, G, H, I, J, K, and L. 7. STANDARD OF ACCESSIBILITY FOR SPECIAL TYPE OF FACILITIES 7.1 The provision of this section shall apply to the specifiedtype of facilities and identified specific requirements for accessibility and usability which shall be provided for each of the listed occupancy uses. 7.1.1 Auditoriums, assemblyhalls, theaters, and related facilities: a) Seating for the disabled shall be accessible fromt he main lobby to primary entrances, together with related toilet facilities. b) In all assembly places where seating accommodation is provided, there shall be spaces for the disabled persons as provided. Seating Capacity 451 301 5 300 - 500 Wheelchair Seating Space 2 4 6 c) When the seating capacity exceeds 500 an additional wheelchair seating space shall be provided for each total seating capacity increase of 100 seats. d) Readily removable seats may be installed in these spaces when such spaces are not required to accommodate wheelchair users. 8. COMPUTATION OF ACCESSIBLE UNITS In the computation for the allocation of accessible units and seating capacity decimal greater than 0.5 shall be considered as one unit. In all cases a minimum of one (1) accessible unit shall be provided. 9. APPLICATION OF BARRIER-FREE FACILITIES AND FEATURES 9.1 Graphic signs shall be bold and conspicously installed in every access from point of entry to connecting destination. 9.2 Walkways shall be provided with adequate passageway in accordance with the provision illustrated in Rule II. 9.3 Width of corridors and circulation system integrating both horizontal and vertical access to ingress/egress level of the building shall be provided. 9.4 Doors and entrances provided herein used as entry points at entrance lobbies as local points of congregation shall be designed to open easily or accessible from floor to floor or to any point of destination. 9.5 washroom and toilets shall be accessible and provided with adequare turning space (see Sec. 2.5 of Rule II). 9.6 Whenever elevator/s is required it should meet the requirements provided in Section 2.6 of Rule II. 9.7 Ramps shall be provided as means of access to level of...
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