1006.3 Egress From Stories or Occupiable Rooftops
Each story and occupiable rooftop shall have the minimum number of separate and distinct exits, or access to exits, as specified in Table 1006.3.2. A single exit or access to a single exit shall be permitted in accordance with Section 1006.3.3. The required number of exits, or exit access stairways or ramps providing access to exits, from any story or occupiable rooftop shall be maintained until arrival at the exit discharge or a public way.
Exception: Two exits shall be permitted from a story separated by fire barriers into two areas of approximately equal size that are connected by a horizontal exit where the occupant load of each area does not exceed 300.
|STORY||OCCUPANCY||MAXIMUM NUMBER OF||MAXIMUM COMMON PATH OF
EGRESS TRAVEL DISTANCE
|First story below grade plane; first or second story above grade plane||R-2, R-3, R-4, R-5||4 dwelling units||75 feeta|
|Third story above grade plane and higher||NP||NA||NA|
For SI: 1 foot = 3048 mm.
NP = Not Permitted.
NA = Not Applicable.