R507.7.1 Deck Beam to Deck Post
Deck beams shall be attached to deck posts in accordance with Figure R507.7.1 or by other equivalent means capable to resist lateral displacement. Manufactured post-to-beam connectors shall be sized for the post and beam sizes. All bolts shall have washers under the head and nut.
Exception: Where deck beams bear directly on footings in accordance with Section R507.8.1.