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International Fire Code 2012 (IFC 2012)

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Section D101 General

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D101.1 Scope

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Facilities, buildings or portions of buildings hereafter constructed shall be accessible to fire department apparatus by way of an approved fire apparatus access road with an asphalt, concrete or other approved driving surface capable of supporting the imposed load of fire apparatus weighing at least 75,000 pounds (34 050 kg).

Section D103 Minimum Specifications

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D103.1 Access Road Width With a Hydrant

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D103.2 Grade

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D103.3 Turning Radius

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D103.4 Dead Ends

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D103.5 Fire Apparatus Access Road Gates

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D103.6 Signs

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D103.6.1 Roads 20 to 26 Feet in Width

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D103.6.2 Roads More Than 26 Feet in Width

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Section D104 Commercial and Industrial Developments

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D104.1 Buildings Exceeding Three Stories or 30 Feet in Height

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D104.2 Buildings Exceeding 62,000 Square Feet in Area

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D104.3 Remoteness

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Section D105 Aerial Fire Apparatus Access Roads

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D105.1 Where Required

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D105.2 Width

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D105.3 Proximity to Building

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D105.4 Obstructions

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Section D106 Multiple-Family Residential Developments

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D106.1 Projects Having More Than 100 Dwelling Units

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D106.2 Projects Having More Than 200 Dwelling Units

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Developments of one- or two-family dwellings where the number of dwelling units exceeds 30 shall be provided with two separate and approved fire apparatus access roads, and shall meet the requirements of Section D104.3.
Exceptions:
  1. Where there are more than 30 dwelling units on a single public or private fire apparatus access road and all dwelling units are equipped throughout with an approved automatic sprinkler system in accordance with Section 903.3.1.1, 903.3.1.2 or 903.3.1.3 of the International Fire Code, access from two directions shall not be required.
  2. The number of dwelling units on a single fire apparatus access road shall not be increased unless fire apparatus access roads will connect with future development, as determined by the fire code official.

Section D108 Referenced Standards

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