Highlights of the ADA

Americans with Disabilities Act (July 1, 1994) regarding Doors, Frames and hardware

This outline is based on Builders Hardware's interpretation of the code, all information must be verified and approved by a registered architect, professional engineer, and/or authority having jurisdiction.
Numbers in brackets ( ) refer to applicable section of the publication.

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Clear Opening Width (4.13.5)

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Thresholds (4-13.8)

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Door Hardware (4-13.9)

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Closing Speed (4-13.10)

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Opening Force (4-13.11)

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Automatic Operators (4-13.12)

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