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R612.2 By  Robert Wind

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2/21/2012 10:52:04 AM

IN this code it talks about grade or surface below. Does a roof count for suface below?

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R612.2 By  mtlogcabin

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2/22/2012 12:28:37 PM

Local AHJ call

Flat roof might be a yes

Any roof over a 3/12 pitch a no

Will the child falling out the window be able to stop when landing on the roof or will the picth be to steep. Is there a parapet that would keep them from falling off the roof?

Remember the section is there because of children falling out of open windows. Landing on a roof may not be sufficient to keep them from fallin farther.   

ICC does not stand for Intentionally Clear and Concise

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R612.2 By  Robert Wind

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2/22/2012 2:23:01 PM

Thanks

 

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