Chapter 296-96 WAC

Last Update: 2/26/14

SAFETY REGULATIONS AND FEES FOR ALL ELEVATORS, DUMBWAITERS, ESCALATORS AND OTHER CONVEYANCES

(Formerly chapters 296-81, 296-82, 296-84, 296-85, 296-87, 296-89, 296-91, 296-93A, 296-94, 296-95, and 296-100 WAC)

WAC Sections

PART A - ADMINISTRATIVE
296-96-00500Scope, purpose, and authority.
296-96-00600What rules apply to your conveyance?
296-96-00650Which National Elevator Codes and Supplements has the department adopted?
296-96-00700Chapter definitions.
296-96-00800Advisory committee on conveyances.
296-96-00805Appeal rights and hearings.
PART B - ELEVATOR CONTRACTOR AND CONVEYANCE MECHANIC LICENSES AND REGULATIONS AND FEES
note: Total fees include the sum of the permit cost plus plan check fees.
296-96-00900In general, who is required to be licensed under this chapter?
296-96-00902Are there exceptions from the elevator mechanic licensing requirements?
296-96-00903Are there exceptions from the elevator contractor licensing requirements?
296-96-00904What must you do to become and remain a licensed elevator contractor?
296-96-00906What must you do to become a licensed elevator mechanic?
296-96-00907ASME A17.1-8.11.1.5 Making safety devices ineffective.
296-96-00910What are the elevator mechanic license categories?
296-96-00912How long is the elevator contractor, elevator mechanic, and temporary mechanics licensing period and what is required for renewal?
296-96-00914Where can you obtain information regarding department-approved continuing education course providers?
296-96-00916Who approves and what is the process for becoming a continuing education course provider?
296-96-00918Who is exempt from the continuing education requirements?
296-96-00920When and where are elevator licensing examinations held?
296-96-00922What are the fees associated with licensing?
296-96-00924What procedures does the department follow when issuing a civil penalty for licensing violations?
296-96-00926What are the civil (monetary) penalties for violating the licensing requirements of chapter 70.87 RCW or this chapter?
296-96-00930What if I owe outstanding final judgments to the department?
PART B-1 - PERMIT REGULATIONS AND FEES, PENALTIES AND INSPECTION TYPES FOR ALL CONVEYANCES
296-96-01000What is the permit process for conveyances?
296-96-01005When do I need and what are the steps in obtaining a permit?
296-96-01006What type of conveyance work requires permitting and inspection?
296-96-01008Decommissioning a conveyance.
296-96-01009Who can purchase a permit?
296-96-01010What are the installation permit fees for conveyances, material lifts, and hoists and how are they calculated?
296-96-01012What are the permit fees for alterations to conveyances, material lifts, and hoists and how are they calculated?
296-96-01025What is the permit fee for personnel and material hoists?
296-96-01027Are initial installation permit fees refundable?
296-96-01030What is the process for installation and alteration plan approval?
296-96-01035Are there inspection fees?
296-96-01040What is the fee for testing and inspecting regular elevators used as temporary elevators to provide transportation for construction personnel, tools, and materials only?
296-96-01045What are the inspection requirements and fees for conveyances in private residences?
296-96-01050How do I get a supplemental inspection?
296-96-01055Are technical services available and what is the fee?
296-96-01057Does the department charge a fee to perform investigations and what is the fee?
296-96-01060Can I request an after-hours inspection and what is the fee?
296-96-01065What are the annual operating certificate fees?
296-96-01070What are the civil (monetary) penalties for violating the conveyance permit and operation requirements of chapter 70.87 RCW and this chapter?
296-96-01075How does an owner or licensee receive a variance from the installation and alteration requirements of chapter 70.87 RCW and this chapter?
PART C - REGULATIONS FOR NEW AND ALTERED ELEVATORS
AND LIFTING DEVICES
note: The following rules set the minimum standard for all new installations and, where applicable, alterations.
note: Part C is not intended to replace the current adopted standards outlined in WAC 296-96-00650. In conflicts between Part C and the adopted standards, Part C shall take precedent.
296-96-02400When must the department be notified for a new or altered inspection?
296-96-02401ASME A17.1-8.7.1 Alteration general requirements.
296-96-02405What is the inspection and approval process for alterations?
296-96-02410Are there additional work requirements when performing an alteration?
296-96-02411ASME A17.1-8.7.2.13 Door reopening devices.
296-96-02415What are the conditions for obtaining a temporary construction operating permit?
296-96-02420What are the requirements for temporary construction operating permits?
296-96-02421Layout drawings.
296-96-02425Where is a shut-off valve required for hydraulic elevators?
296-96-02450Can pipes and ducts be installed above a machine room?
296-96-02451When a control space is used in lieu of a machine room.
296-96-02452Machines, beams and hitch supports must meet the following requirements.
296-96-02455What is the minimum working space required in machine rooms/control rooms?
296-96-02460What are the requirements for electrical main line disconnects?
296-96-02465What are the requirements associated with elevator machine rooms?
296-96-02466ASME A17.1-8.9 Code data plate location and material.
Fire Service, Sprinklers, Sprinkler Pipes, Shunt Trip
296-96-02470What are the requirements for Fireman's Service Phase I and Phase II recall?
296-96-02471ASME A17.1-2.27.8 FEO-K1 Fire service keys.
296-96-02475What are the requirements for sprinklers in hoistways and machine rooms?
296-96-02480How does the department enforce ASME requirements for sprinklers, smoke detectors, and heat detectors in hoistways and machine rooms?
296-96-02481Sprinklers and shunt trip within the city limits of Seattle.
Car(s)
296-96-02485What is required for emergency escape hatches?
296-96-02486ASME A17.1-5.7.10.5 Special purpose elevator car doors or gates.
296-96-02490Are there exceptions for correction facility elevators?
296-96-02495Are self-leveling devices required?
296-96-02500Is a door reopening device required on automatic-closing car doors?
296-96-02505What is the minimum acceptable initial transfer time for an elevator door?
296-96-02510What are the minimum cab size and other applicable requirements for car interiors?
296-96-02515What is required for car controls?
296-96-02520What are the location and operation requirements for car position indicators in the car?
296-96-02525What is required for installation and operation of emergency communication systems?
296-96-02530What requirements apply to the size and location of car handrails?
296-96-02535What requirements apply to floor designations on elevator door jambs?
296-96-02540What are the installation and operation requirements for hall buttons?
296-96-02545What are the requirements for installation and operation of hall lanterns?
Hoistway and Pit
296-96-02550ASME A17.1-3.18.3.8.3 and ASME A17.1-8.7.3.23.1—What are the requirements for underground hydraulic elevator pipes, fittings, and cylinders?
296-96-02551ASME A17.1-2.6 and ASME A17.1-8.7.2.6 Protection of spaces below hoistways.
296-96-02552Location of equipment in hoistway.
296-96-02555What are the requirements for accessing elevated elevator pit equipment?
296-96-02556Minimum width, clearances, and access of pit ladders.
296-96-02557Pit lighting and stop switch.
296-96-02558Pit equipment.
296-96-02560What are the requirements for submersible pumps or sumps?
296-96-02564ASME A17.1-2.4.12.1-2005 Distance required for car top refuge space.
296-96-02566ASME A17.1-2.14.7.1.4 Requirements for top of car lighting and receptacle for elevators.
296-96-02567ASME A17.1-2.7.6.3.4 Access to governors and brake.
296-96-02568ASME A17.1-5.3.1.1 Residential hoistway enclosures.
296-96-02570How do we enforce hoistway ventilation?
296-96-02575How do we enforce hoistway pressurization?
Outside Hoistway
296-96-02580Are keys required to be on-site?
296-96-02585What are the requirements for fire doors installed in front of hoistway doors?
LULA
296-96-02590When does the department require a local building official to sign off for the installation of LULAs, stair lifts, inclined wheelchair lifts and vertical wheelchair lifts?
296-96-02595What are the general requirements for LULA elevators?
Accessibility Equipment
296-96-02600What is required for physically handicapped lifts?
296-96-02605Private residence inclined stairway chairlifts.
296-96-02620Private residence vertical platform lifts.
296-96-02625Private residence incline platform lifts.
296-96-02630Commercial vertical and incline platform lifts.
296-96-02640Incline commercial stairway chair lifts.
PART C1 - MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR NEW AND ALTERED MATERIAL LIFTS
296-96-05009What are the requirements for existing material lifts?
296-96-05010What are the department's rules on material lifts?
296-96-05020What requirements apply to the construction and fire safety of hoistway enclosures?
296-96-05030What are the construction requirements for hoistway enclosure gates and doors?
296-96-05040What requirements apply to a hoistway that does not extend to the lowest levels of a building or structure?
296-96-05050What requirements apply to lift hoist driving machines?
296-96-05070What car enclosure requirements apply to lifts?
296-96-05080How much running clearance is permitted between a car sill and a hoistway?
296-96-05090 What requirements apply to car and counterweight guides?
296-96-05100How much weight can be placed on a car frame and platform during loading and unloading?
296-96-05120What requirements apply to car operating devices, terminal stopping devices and electrical protective devices?
296-96-05140What requirements apply to car safeties?
296-96-05150What requirements apply to lift brakes?
296-96-05160What types of ropes, chains, and rope connections must be used on a lift?
296-96-05170What requirements apply to lift control stations?
296-96-05190How must lift pits be constructed?
296-96-05200Which lift landings must be illuminated?
296-96-05210What signs must be posted on landings and lifts?
296-96-05220What electrical wiring standards apply to lifts?
296-96-05230What safety regulations apply to exposed equipment?
296-96-05240What are the minimum maintenance requirements for lifts?
296-96-05260When are inspections required?
296-96-05290Under what conditions is a five-year test administered?
PART C2 - CONSTRUCTION, OPERATION, MAINTENANCE AND INSPECTION OF INCLINED PRIVATE RESIDENCE ELEVATOR FOR TRANSPORTING PERSON(S)
296-96-07010What is the scope of Part C-2?
296-96-07020What is the definition for inclined private residence elevator?
296-96-07021What are the requirements for existing inclined private residence elevators?
296-96-07024What rules apply to alterations of inclined private residence elevators?
296-96-07030Does the department approve private residence elevator plans and specifications?
296-96-07035What are the minimum maintenance requirements for inclined private residence elevators?
296-96-07040What are the clearance requirements for an incline runway?
296-96-07050What are the construction requirements for car landing enclosures and gates for inclined private residence elevators?
296-96-07060What types of bumpers and buffers must be installed on inclined private residence elevators?
296-96-07070What are the requirements for machinery beams and supports?
296-96-07080What are the load and size requirements for car platforms?
296-96-07090What is the maximum rated speed of an incline elevator?
296-96-07100What construction requirements apply to inclined private residence elevators?
296-96-07110What construction requirements apply to car enclosures?
296-96-07120What construction requirements apply to car doors and gates?
296-96-07130What type of glass or plastic can be used in a car enclosure?
296-96-07140Are capacity and data plates required?
296-96-07150What are the construction requirements for guide rails, track supports and fastenings?
296-96-07160What construction requirements apply to counterweights?
296-96-07170What are the requirements of safeties and governors?
296-96-07171How and when are safeties and governors tested?
296-96-07180What are the construction requirements for driving machines and sheaves?
296-96-07190What construction requirements apply to terminal stopping switches?
296-96-07200What are the requirements for operation of an inclined private residence elevator?
296-96-07210What are the construction requirements for suspension methods?
296-96-07215What are the requirements for controllers?
296-96-07220What are the requirements for traveling cables?
296-96-07230What requirements apply to electrical wiring?
296-96-07240What are the requirements for track supporting structures?
296-96-07250What additional requirements apply to inclined private residence elevators?
PART C3 - CONSTRUCTION, OPERATION, MAINTENANCE AND INSPECTION OF PRIVATE RESIDENCE INCLINED CONVEYANCES FOR TRANSPORTING ONLY PROPERTY
296-96-08010What is the scope of Part C-3?
296-96-08020What is the definition for inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property?
296-96-08022What are the requirements for existing inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property?
296-96-08024What rules apply to alterations of inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property?
296-96-08030Does the department approve elevators plans and specifications for inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property?
296-96-08035What are the minimum maintenance requirements for inclined private residence elevators for transporting property?
296-96-08050What are the construction requirements for inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property for cars, landing gates, and enclosures?
296-96-08060What types of bumpers and buffers must be installed on inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property?
296-96-08070What are the requirements for machinery beams and supports?
296-96-08080What are the load and size requirements for car platforms?
296-96-08090What is the maximum rated speed of an inclined conveyance?
296-96-08100What requirements apply to inclined conveyance?
296-96-08110What requirements apply to car enclosures?
296-96-08140Are capacity and data plates required on inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property?
296-96-08150What are the requirements for guide rails, track supports and fastenings?
296-96-08160What requirements apply to counterweights?
296-96-08170What are the requirements of safeties and governors?
296-96-08175How and when are conveyance safeties tested?
296-96-08180What are the requirements for driving machines and sheaves?
296-96-08190What requirements apply to terminal stopping switches?
296-96-08200What are the requirements for the activation and operation of an inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property?
296-96-08210What are the requirements for suspension methods?
296-96-08215What are the requirements for controllers?
296-96-08220What are the requirements for traveling cables?
296-96-08230What requirements apply to electrical wiring?
296-96-08240What are the requirements for track supporting structures?
296-96-08250What additional requirements apply to inclined private residence conveyances for transporting property?
PART C4 - TEMPORARY HOISTS
Personnel Hoists
296-96-09001What regulations apply to personnel hoists?
296-96-09002May a drop plate be used for temporary hoists?
296-96-09003What are the requirements for landing gates?
296-96-09004Do jumps (increased travel) have to be inspected?
Material Hoists
296-96-10001What regulations apply to material hoists?
296-96-10002Do jumps (increased travel) have to be inspected?
PART C5 - ADDITIONAL TYPES OF CONVEYANCES
Belt Manlifts
296-96-11001What regulations apply to belt manlifts?
296-96-11010What are the definitions for belt manlifts?
296-96-11016What general requirements apply to belt manlift landings?
296-96-11019What requirements apply to the guards and cones of belt manlift landings?
296-96-11022What requirements apply to guarding lift entrances and exits?
296-96-11025What structural requirements apply to floor opening guards?
296-96-11028What structural requirements apply to floor landing guards?
296-96-11031What requirements apply to bottom landings?
296-96-11034What requirements apply to top clearance?
296-96-11037What requirements apply to emergency exit ladders?
296-96-11040What lighting requirements apply to belt manlifts?
296-96-11045What drive machine requirements apply to belt manlifts?
296-96-11048What is an acceptable operating speed for a belt manlift?
296-96-11051What are the construction requirements for steps?
296-96-11054What requirements apply to the location and construction of handholds?
296-96-11057What requirements apply to "up-limit stops"?
296-96-11060What requirements apply to emergency stops?
296-96-11066What are the warning sign requirements?
296-96-11070Can you carry tools and materials on a belt manlift?
296-96-11078What is required for belt manlift inspections?
296-96-11080Under what conditions is a five-year test administered?
Electric Manlifts
296-96-13135What are the requirements for electric manlifts?
296-96-13136What are the minimum maintenance requirements for electric manlifts?
296-96-13139What structural requirements apply to hoistway enclosures and landings?
296-96-13143What structural requirements apply to hoistway gates and doors?
296-96-13145What structural requirements apply to elevator cars?
296-96-13147What structural requirements apply to elevator doors?
296-96-13149What are the structural requirements for counterweights, counterweight enclosures, and counterweight fastenings?
296-96-13151What construction requirements apply to car guide rails?
296-96-13153What construction requirements apply to hoisting ropes?
296-96-13155What are the requirements for a hoistway space?
296-96-13157What requirements apply to car safeties?
296-96-13159What requirements apply to brakes?
296-96-13161What requirements apply to car controls and safety devices?
296-96-13167What requirements apply to elevator driving machines?
296-96-13169What requirements apply to car and counterweight buffers?
296-96-13171What other requirements apply to electric manlifts?
Hand-Powered Manlifts
296-96-14010What is the scope and application of the department's hand-powered manlift rules?
296-96-14011What are the minimum maintenance requirements for hand powered manlifts?
296-96-14020What construction requirements apply to hoistway landings and entrances?
296-96-14025What are acceptable hoistway clearances?
296-96-14030Can there be a habitable space beneath an elevator hoistway or counterweight shaft?
296-96-14035What construction requirements apply to hoistway guide rails?
296-96-14040What installation requirements apply to buffer springs?
296-96-14045What construction specifications apply to hoistway cars?
296-96-14050What are the requirements for assembly, installation, and operation of sectional counterweights?
296-96-14055What is the minimum acceptable sheave diameter?
296-96-14060What requirements apply to hoisting ropes?
296-96-14065What requirements apply to operating ropes?
296-96-14070Where must hoistway lights be located?
296-96-14075What is the factor of safety for overhead supports?
296-96-14080What additional requirements apply to the installation and operation of hand powered manlifts?
Casket Lifts
296-96-16010What is the scope of the department's casket lift regulations?
296-96-16011What are the minimum maintenance requirements for casket lifts?
296-96-16020What requirements apply to the location and operation of machine rooms and machinery space?
296-96-16030What equipment can be located in a machine room?
296-96-16040What requirements apply to the location of electrical wiring, pipes and ducts in hoistways and machine rooms?
296-96-16050Is a pit required in a casket lift hoistway?
296-96-16060What requirements apply to the size and location of hoistway door openings?
296-96-16070How must hoistway doors be hung?
296-96-16080Where must hoistway doors be located?
296-96-16090What requirements apply to hoistway doors locks?
296-96-16100How should space beneath a hoistway be protected?
296-96-16110What requirements apply to car doors and gates?
296-96-16120What requirements apply to car enclosures?
296-96-16130What requirements apply to the construction of car frames and platforms?
296-96-16140How must car frames and platforms be connected?
296-96-16150What is the load capacity of a casket lift car?
296-96-16160What types of casket lift driving machines are allowed?
296-96-16170What material and grooving is required for sheaves and drums?
296-96-16180What types of brakes must be used on the driving machine?
296-96-16190Where must terminal stopping devices be located?
296-96-16200What are the specifications for casket lift ropes and rope connections?
296-96-16210What specific requirements apply to hydraulic casket lifts?
296-96-16220What requirements apply to valves, supply piping, and fittings?
296-96-16230What type of stopping devices must be installed?
296-96-16240What type of operating devices must be used?
Boat Launching Elevators
296-96-18010What are the definitions for boat launching elevators?
296-96-18011What are the minimum maintenance requirements for boat launch elevators?
296-96-18020Must boat launching elevator cars and platforms be enclosed?
296-96-18030What electrical wiring requirements apply to boat launching elevators?
296-96-18040What type of brakes must be used on boat launching elevators?
296-96-18050What types of stop switches and protective devices are required on boat launching elevators?
296-96-18060When must hoisting cables be reshackled or refastened?
296-96-18070What requirements apply to hoistway gates and doors?
296-96-18080Must boat launching elevator hoistways be enclosed?
Mechanized Parking Garage Equipment
296-96-20005What national safety codes has the department adopted for mechanized parking garage equipment?
296-96-20010What are the minimum maintenance requirements for mechanized parking garage equipment?
PART D - REGULATIONS FOR EXISTING ELEVATORS,
DUMBWAITERS, AND ESCALATORS
Regulations for Existing Electric Elevators, Direct Plunger and Roped Hydraulic Elevators, Escalators used to transport passengers, Electric and Hand-powered Dumbwaiters, Hand-powered Elevators, Inclined Stairway Chairlifts, Inclined and Vertical Wheelchair Lifts, and Sidewalk Elevators
note: The following rules set the minimum standard for existing elevators, dumbwaiters, and escalators, and, where applicable, alterations.
296-96-23100Are keys required to be on-site?
296-96-23101What are the conveyance number requirements?
Subpart I
Hoistways and Related Construction for Electric
and Hydraulic Elevators
296-96-23105What is the scope of Subpart I?
Section 1
Hoistways
296-96-23110What structural requirements apply to hoistway enclosures?
296-96-23111Are guards required for windows in hoistway enclosures?
296-96-23113What are the requirements for pipes in hoistways that convey gases, vapors, or liquids?
296-96-23115What safety requirements apply to inspecting and maintaining overhead sheaves?
296-96-23116What requirements apply to car numbers?
296-96-23117What requirements apply to top of car railings for traction elevators?
296-96-23118What requirements apply to top of car railings for hydraulic elevators in unenclosed hoistways?
296-96-23119What signage requirements apply to traction elevators with minimal overhead clearance?
Section 2
Machine Rooms and Machinery Spaces
296-96-23121What are the requirements for machine room and machinery space access?
296-96-23122What type of lighting must be installed in machine rooms and machinery space?
296-96-23123What type of service outlets must be installed in elevator cars, hoistways and machinery spaces?
296-96-23124What installation requirements apply to pipes conveying gases, vapors, or liquids in machine rooms and machinery spaces?
296-96-23125Must elevator machines and control equipment be protected from the weather?
296-96-23126What protective measures should be taken in hoistways, machine rooms and machinery spaces to insure safety?
Section 3
Pits
296-96-23130What requirements apply to pit access?
296-96-23131What requirements apply to pit drains?
296-96-23132What lighting requirements apply to pits?
296-96-23133What requirements apply to counterweight pit guards?
Section 4
Protection of Space Below Hoistways
296-96-23140What requirements apply to any space below a hoistway that is not permanently protected from access?
Section 5
Hoistway Entrances
296-96-23150Are hoistway doors (gates) required?
296-96-23151What requirements apply to hoistway door closing devices?
296-96-23152What requirements apply to hoistway door vision panels?
296-96-23153What requirements apply to door hangers for horizontal slide doors?
296-96-23154Are astragals required?
296-96-23155What requirements apply to pull straps?
296-96-23156What requirements apply to landing sill clearances?
296-96-23157What is the maximum allowable threshold clearance?
296-96-23158What requirements apply to elevator floor numbers?
Section 6
Hoistway Door Locking Devices,
Parking Devices, and Access
296-96-23160What requirements apply to hoistway door (gate) locking devices?
296-96-23161What requirements apply to elevator parking devices?
296-96-23162What requirements apply to hoistway door unlocking devices?
Section 7
Power Operation of Doors and Gates
296-96-23165What requirements apply to reopening devices for power-operated car doors and gates?
296-96-23166What requirements apply to photo electric or electric eye door reopening devices?
Subpart II
Machinery and Equipment for Electric Elevators
296-96-23200What is the scope of Subpart II?
Section 1
Buffers and Bumpers
296-96-23203What requirements apply to buffers and bumpers?
Section 2
Counterweights
296-96-23205What requirements apply to counterweights?
Section 3
Car Frames and Platforms
296-96-23206What requirements apply to car platforms and frames?
296-96-23207What requirements apply to platform guards (aprons)?
296-96-23208What requirements apply to hinged platform sills?
296-96-23209What requirements apply to floating (movable) platforms?
Section 4
Car Enclosures
296-96-23215What requirements apply to car enclosures?
296-96-23216What requirements apply to the lining materials used on passenger car enclosures?
296-96-23220What requirements apply to car doors and gates?
296-96-23221What requirements apply to the location of car doors and gates?
296-96-23222What control requirements apply to operating circuits?
296-96-23225What requirements apply to car emergency exits?
296-96-23226What requirements apply to car lighting?
Section 5
Safeties
296-96-23227What requirements apply to car safeties?
296-96-23228What is the maximum amount of governor rope movement allowed when operating a safety mechanism?
296-96-23229What requirements apply to rail lubricants and lubrication plates?
Section 6
Speed Governors
296-96-23235What requirements apply to speed governors?
296-96-23236What requirements apply to speed governor overspeed and car safety mechanism switches?
Section 7
Capacity and Loading
296-96-23240What is the minimum rated load for passenger elevators?
296-96-23241What requirements apply to the use of partitions that reduce inside net platform area?
296-96-23243What is the minimum rated load for freight elevators?
296-96-23244What requirements apply to capacity plates?
296-96-23245What requirements apply to signs on freight elevators?
Section 8
Driving Machines and Sheaves
296-96-23250What general requirements apply to driving machines and sheaves?
296-96-23255What requirements apply to winding drum machines?
296-96-23256What requirements apply to indirect-drive machines?
296-96-23260What requirements apply to driving machine brakes?
296-96-23261What requirements apply to the application and release of driving machine brakes?
Section 9
Terminal Stopping Devices
296-96-23262What requirements apply to normal terminal stopping devices?
296-96-23264What requirements apply to final terminal-stopping devices?
Section 10
Operating Devices and Control Equipment
296-96-23266What types of operating devices must not be used?
296-96-23268What requirements apply to car-switch operation elevators?
296-96-23269What requirements apply to passenger elevator emergency stop buttons?
296-96-23270What requirements apply to car top operating devices?
296-96-23272What electrical protective devices are required?
296-96-23274What requirements apply to the power supply line disconnect?
296-96-23276What requirements apply to phase reversal and failure protection methods?
296-96-23277What requirements apply to grounding and overcurrent protections?
296-96-23278What requirements apply to the absorption of regenerated power?
296-96-23279What requirements apply to door by-pass systems?
Section 11
Emergency Operation and Signaling Devices
296-96-23280What requirements apply to all car emergency signaling devices in all buildings?
Section 12
Suspension Systems and Their Connections
296-96-23282What requirements apply to suspension systems?
296-96-23283What requirements apply to rope data tags?
296-96-23284What is the factor of safety for wire suspension ropes?
296-96-23285What is the minimum number of suspension ropes allowed?
296-96-23287What requirements apply to suspension rope equalizers?
296-96-23288What requirements apply to securing suspension wire ropes to winding drums?
296-96-23289What requirements apply to spare rope turns on winding drum machines?
296-96-23290What requirements apply to suspension rope fastenings?
296-96-23291What requirements apply to auxiliary rope fastening devices?
Subpart III
Hydraulic Elevators
296-96-23300What is the scope of Subpart III, Hydraulic Elevators?
Section 1
Hoistways, Hoistway Enclosures,
and Related Construction
296-96-23302What requirements apply to hoistways, hoistway enclosures and related construction?
296-96-23303What requirements apply to hydraulic elevators without safety bulkheads?
Section 2
Mechanical Equipment
296-96-23304What requirements apply to buffers and bumpers?
296-96-23307What requirements apply to car frames and platforms?
296-96-23309What requirements apply to car enclosures?
296-96-23311What requirements apply to capacity and loading?
Section 3
Driving Machines
296-96-23313What requirements apply to driving machine connections?
296-96-23316What requirements apply to plunger stops?
Section 4
Valves, Supply Piping, and Fittings
296-96-23318What requirements apply to pump relief valves?
296-96-23321What requirements apply to check valves?
296-96-23322What requirements apply to supply piping and fittings?
296-96-23323What requirements apply to flexible hydraulic connections?
Section 5
Tanks
296-96-23324What general requirements apply to tanks?
296-96-23325What requirements apply to pressure tanks?
Section 6
Terminal Stopping Devices
296-96-23326What requirements apply to terminal stopping devices?
Section 7
Operating Devices and Control Equipment
296-96-23328What requirements apply to operating devices?
296-96-23330What requirements apply to car top operating devices?
296-96-23332What requirements apply to anti-creep leveling devices?
296-96-23334What requirements apply to electrical protective devices?
296-96-23336What requirements apply to power supply line disconnects?
296-96-23338What requirements apply to devices that make hoistway door interlocks or electric contacts and car door (gate) electric contacts inoperative?
296-96-23340What requirements apply to control and operating circuits?
296-96-23342What requirements apply to emergency operation and signaling devices?
Section 8
Additional Requirements for Counterweighted
Hydraulic Elevators
296-96-23344What additional requirements apply to counterweighted hydraulic elevators?
Subpart IV
Escalators
296-96-23400What is the scope of Subpart IV, Escalators?
Section 1
Construction
296-96-23405What requirements apply to balustrades?
296-96-23408How much clearance is required between skirt panels and step treads?
296-96-23410What requirements apply to guards at ceiling or soffit intersections?
296-96-23412What requirements apply to anti-slide devices?
296-96-23414What requirements apply to handrails?
296-96-23416What requirements apply to handrail guards?
296-96-23418What requirements apply to step riser slotting?
296-96-23420What requirements apply to step tread slotting?
296-96-23422What requirements apply to combplates?
Section 2
Brakes
296-96-23424What general requirements apply to escalator brakes?
296-96-23427What requirements apply to main drive shaft brakes?
Section 3
Operating and Safety Devices
296-96-23429What requirements apply to starting switches?
296-96-23431What requirements apply to emergency stop buttons?
296-96-23432What requirements apply to speed governors?
296-96-23434What requirements apply to broken step-chain devices?
296-96-23436What requirements apply to brake applications?
296-96-23438What requirements apply to broken drive-chain devices?
296-96-23440What requirements apply to skirt obstruction devices?
296-96-23442What requirements apply to rolling shutter devices?
296-96-23444What requirements apply to reversal stop device?
296-96-23446What requirements apply to tandem operations?
296-96-23448What requirements apply to caution signs?
Section 4
Lighting of Step Treads
296-96-23450What requirements apply to step tread lighting?
296-96-23455What requirements apply to comb and step distinction?
296-96-23460What requirements apply to safety zone?
296-96-23465What requirements apply to landing access plates?
Subpart V
Dumbwaiters and Hand-Powered Elevators
296-96-23500What is the scope of Subpart V, Dumbwaiters and Hand-powered elevators?
296-96-23510What requirements apply to electric and electro-hydraulic dumbwaiters?
296-96-23540What requirements apply to hand-power elevators and dumbwaiters?
Subpart VI
Alterations, Repairs, Maintenance, and Testing
296-96-23600What is the scope of Part VI, Alterations, Repairs and Maintenance?
296-96-23601ASME A17.1-8.6.1.2.1 General maintenance requirements for conveyances regulated by ASME A17.1 Part 8.
296-96-23602ASME A17.1-8.6.1.4 Maintenance records.
296-96-23603ASME A17.1-8.6.1.6.3(a) Wiring diagrams.
296-96-23604ASME A17.1-8.6.1.7 Periodic tests.
296-96-23605ASME A17.1-8.6.4 Maintenance, examination and testing of elevators.
296-96-23606ASME A17.1-8.11 Covers periodic inspections, examinations, and tests of existing ASME A17.1 installations.
296-96-23610What requirements apply to routine examinations and periodic or category 01, 03, and 05 safety tests?
296-96-23620What requirements apply to alterations, repairs and maintenance?
296-96-23621ASME A17.1-8.7.1.7 Repairs and replacement.
296-96-23630What requirements apply to elevator equipment displaced by seismic activity?
Subpart VII
Lifts for Physically Handicapped
296-96-23700What is the scope of Subpart VII, Lifts for Physically Handicapped?
296-96-23701Periodic examinations and safety tests.
296-96-23710What requirements apply to lifts for the physically handicapped?
Subpart VIII
Sidewalk Elevators
296-96-23800What is the scope of Subpart VIII, Sidewalk Elevators?
296-96-23810What requirements apply to electrically operated sidewalk elevators?
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