T-Concepts Solutions (TCS) continues to take the needed time to further research ADA accessible compliant pulls and requirements applied to swing and sliding door handles for opening/closing demands.
We remain diligent in keeping you informed as code regulations change for ADA handles constantly, in an effort to assist the accessible community with the best means possible for accessing space…commercial, hospitality or other.
Generally speaking it has been a challenge for a variety of industries to get a clear understanding of ADA “accessible” requirements. As with most regulations, enforcement is up to interpretation as well as ongoing changes to this code per region. TCS considers not only nationwide requirements, but state requirements as well.
Please note the following requirements for ADA Accessible Compliant Pulls:
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