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These helpful guidelines outline work and material deficiencies in new homes and residential condominium units covered under the statutory warranty [...]

Barrier-Free Path Of Travel Is Not Wide Enough

Article Number

10.1

Condition

BARRIER-FREE PATH OF TRAVEL IS NOT WIDE ENOUGH

Acceptable Performance/Condition

The width of every barrier-free path of travel must be wide enough to allow for the passage of wheelchairs and provide turning spaces where required as described by the Ontario Building Code.

Warranty

One-Year – Work and Materials. Two-Year - Ontario Building Code Health and Safety Violation

Action

Paths of travel not meeting the Code requirements shall be repaired.

Remarks

A specific area of concern is within a parking garage (pathways blocked / obstructed by parking spaces)

  

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