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Code Compliance

ADA Standards Review

Lavallee Brensinger Architects’, Carmine DeBlasi, will lead a presentation and discussion on the accessibility standards, including ADA and ANSI. The review will include an overview of the law, construction guidelines, and application to the built environment. Learning objectives: Participants will become familiar with: • The intent and application of...

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Complying with Locking Arrangement Requirements of the 2012 Life Safety Code® and 2015 International Building Code

This session detailed the requirements of the 2012 Life Safety Code and 2015 IBC and the differences between the requirements. The session also discussed in detail the advantages, disadvantages and appropriateness of the different types of locking arrangements and the most common design/installation mistakes associated with each arrangement.

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