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International Building Code 2009 (IBC 2009)

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3001.1 Scope

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524 CMR governs the design, construction, installation, alteration and repair of elevators and conveying systems and their components.

3001.2 Referenced Standards

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3001.3 Accessibility

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3001.4 Change in Use

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Elevator, dumbwaiter and other hoistway enclosures shall be shaft enclosures complying with Section 708.

3002.1.1 Opening Protectives

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Openings in hoistway enclosures shall be protected as required in Chapter 7.
Exception: The operation of elevator car doors and the associated hoistway enclosure doors at the floor level designated for recall is governed by 524 CMR.

3002.1.2 Hardware

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3002.2 Number of Elevator Cars in a Hoistway

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3002.3 Emergency Signs

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3002.4 Elevator Car to Accommodate Ambulance Stretcher

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3002.5 Emergency Doors

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3002.6 Prohibited Doors

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Elevators shall not be in a common shaft enclosure with a stairway.

3002.8 Glass in Elevator Enclosures

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[F] Section 3003 Emergency Operations

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[F] 3003.1 Standby Power

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[F] 3003.1.1 Manual Transfer

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[F] 3003.1.2 One Elevator

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[F] 3003.1.3 Two or More Elevators

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[F] 3003.1.4 Venting

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[F] 3003.2 Fire-Fighters' Emergency Operation

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Section 3004 Hoistway Venting

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3004.1 Vents Required

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3004.2 Location of Vents

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3004.3 Area of Vents

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3004.3.1 Reduced Vent Area

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3004.4 Plumbing and Mechanical Systems

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Section 3005 Conveying Systems

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3005.1 General

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3005.2 Escalators and Moving Walks

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3005.2.1 Enclosure

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3005.2.2 Escalators

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3005.3 Conveyors

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3005.3.1 Enclosure

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3005.3.2 Conveyor Safeties

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3005.4 Personnel and Material Hoists

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Section 3006 Machine Rooms

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3006.1 Access

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3006.2 Venting

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3006.3 Pressurization

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3006.4 Machine Rooms and Machinery Spaces

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3006.5 Shunt Trip

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3006.6 Plumbing Systems

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3007.1 General

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Where required by Section 403.6.1, every floor of the building shall be served by a fire service access elevator. Except as modified in this section, the fire service access elevator shall be installed in accordance with this chapter.

3007.2 Hoistway Enclosures Protection

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3007.3 Hoistway Lighting

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3007.4 Fire Service Access Elevator Lobby

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3007.4.1 Access

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3007.4.2 Lobby Enclosure

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3007.4.3 Lobby Doorways

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3007.4.4 Lobby Size

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3007.5 Standpipe Hose Connection

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3007.6 Elevator System Monitoring

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The fire service access elevator shall be continuously monitored at the fire command center in accordance with Section 911.1.5.

3007.7 Electrical Power

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Power for the fire service access elevator shall be in accordance with Chapter 27 and Chapter 30.

3007.7.1 Protection of Wiring or Cables

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Reserved

Section 3008 Occupant Evacuation Elevators

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Reserved.

3008.1 General

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3008.2 Fire Safety and Evacuation Plan

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3008.3 Operation

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3008.4 Additional Exit Stairway

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3008.5 Emergency Voice/Alarm Communication System

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3008.5.1 Notification Appliances

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3008.6 Automatic Sprinkler System

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3008.6.1 Prohibited Locations

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3008.6.2 Sprinkler System Monitoring

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3008.7 High-Hazard Content Areas

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3008.8 Shunt Trip

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3008.9 Hoistway Enclosure Protection

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3008.10 Water Protection

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3008.11 Occupant Evacuation Elevator Lobby

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3008.11.1 Access

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3008.11.2 Lobby Enclosure

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3008.11.3 Lobby Doorways

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3008.11.3.1 Vision Panel

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3008.11.3.2 Door Closing

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3008.11.4 Lobby Size

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3008.11.5 Signage

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3008.12 Lobby Status Indicator

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3008.13 Two-Way Communication System

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3008.13.1 Design and Installation

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3008.13.2 Instructions

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3008.14 Elevator System Monitoring

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3008.14.1 Elevator Recall

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3008.15 Electrical Power

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3008.15.1 Protection of Wiring or Cables

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