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Stair design and safety

BRANZ Bulletin

Author: BRANZ,
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1995


This BRANZ (Building Research Association of New Zealand) bulletin describes the New Zealand Building Code requirements and provides additional guidelines for the safe design of stairs. With the enactment of the New Zealand Building Code in 1991, the safety of people using stairs became an integral part of the building regulations.

Further Details

Pages: 5 p.
Issue: No. 320
Accession Number: 28.8.03
Keywords: New Zealand, stair, design, safety improvement, regulation compliance
Reads: 222