Ergonomics of ladders and stairs

November 2, 2020

Both ladders and stairs can cause ergonomic stress and fall hazard for workers. Repetitive ladder climbing is associated with upper limb and back..

Steel stair design automation

October 27, 2020

3D modeling of steel egress stairways has become the standard for design and detailing of stairways in commercial and industrial building projects...

Stair calculations: code requirements and best practices

October 23, 2020

In today's environment of delegated design, stair manufacturers must provide a complete design and engineering service for steel egress stair systems..

Stair Safety: Guidelines for safe stair design

October 20, 2020

When it comes to stair safety, environmental, behavioral, and design factors can all contribute to the risk of using a stairway. Employers must limit..

Non slip metal stair treads: Standards, options, and applications

September 28, 2020

Slippery walking surfaces are associated with fall incidences in the workplace. Non slip metal stair treads improve safety by eliminating slippery..

Industrial & Commercial Building Codes For Stairs (IBC & OSHA Regulations)

September 17, 2020

This guide will help stair designers understand the many different building codes and standards for stairs. It includes a detailed summary of..

Mezzanine Stair Requirements {Mezzanine Code Standards Guide}

September 11, 2020

Mezzanine stair requirements depend on the type and use of the mezzanine being accessed. A mezzanine means of egress is required for most mezzanine..

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