Easy handrail compliance on disability ramps.

In accordance with the NCC/BCA D2.16, a continuous balustrade or other barrier must be provided along the side of any ramp when any level of the ramp is 1m above the surface beneath.

design tip 3 - ramp

In this instance, handrails such as the AR20, AR60 or AR120 used on ramps, require a transition into a barrier/balustrade configuration (CB35, CB45 or CB55), with the barrier/balustrade configuration complying with NCC/BCA D2.16. 

AR120 (4) - Design Tip #3

To save time, resource and ease of installation when specifying Moddex stair handrails or balustrades please consult the Hot Design Tip or contact us on 1800 663 339 (Australia) or 0800 663 339 (New Zealand).