8.3.3.1.3.1: Clear floor space

Where the access space is integral to the ICT and has an obstruction which is integral to the ICT which hinders the access to any essential controls, the ICT should provide a clear floor space which extends beneath the obstructing element for a distance not less than the required reach depth over the obstruction.

Testing methods

Type of complianceInspection and measurement
Pre-conditions
  1. The access space is integral to the ICT.
  2. There is an integral obstructed access to the controls.
  3. The obstruction is less than 510 mm
Procedure
  1. Check that the height of the topmost essential control is no higher than 1 220 mm above the floor contact of the ICT.
Result If check 1 is true then this recommendation is followed.

 

Requirement details

Reference number: 8.3.3.1.3.1

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