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3303.11 Stairs During Construction or Demolition
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During construction and demolition stairs shall comply with the following:
- During the course of construction of a new building, or in spaces being added to an existing building, at least one permanent stair shall be brought to within a distance of 40 feet (12 192 mm) or 4 floors below the working deck at all times. In all other locations where permanent stairs will be required, a temporary or permanent stair shall be brought to within a distance of 40 feet (12 192 mm) or 4 floors below the working deck at all times.
- Stairs in an existing building undergoing alteration or a partial demolition shall be maintained in accordance with Section 3303.9. Stairs in a building undergoing a full demolition shall comply with Section 3306.9.9.
- All stairs in a building undergoing construction or demolition shall be lighted at all times and kept free of equipment, debris, and material.