Kee® Access components for compliance with legislation covering disabled access
Kee® Access components are designed to create safety handrailing that satisfy the requirements of the UK Equality Act ( previously DDA) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
A cost effective solution
Under the terms of the Disability Legislation, commercial and public building owners should provide non-discriminatory access. The Kee® Access range of tubular fittings is designed specifically to meet the requirements of the UK Building Regulations Part M, British Standard BS 8300, the UK Equality Act ( previously DDA) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Kee® Access components have been designed to give smooth handrail with size 7 tube (outside diameter 42.2mm). All fittings can be powder coated in a choice of RAL colours to meet visibility and `not cold to touch’ requirements.
Kee® Access is ideal for creating new barriers, but the system can also be used as a retrofit solution, due to its add-on components which allow a new handrail to be added on to existing railing system.
Kee® Access Features
Made of cast iron to EN ISO 1461
Combining 42.2mm handrail with 48.3mm uprights ensures a rigid, sturdy installation
Colour coating ensures a `not cold to touch’ finish
Add on components allow non compliant systems to be upgraded
Cost effective to install – no welding, threading or bolting required
Simplicity of Design
Kee® Access components have been designed to suit EN 10255 (ISO 65) steel tubes. Any Kee® Access railing system can be easily installed with a hex tool and tube cutters, and is therefore easily assembled without specialised workers or equipment, saving you both time and money. Kee® Access is the perfect hand rail safety solution.
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05 52 00 METAL RAILINGS
PART 1-1 GENERAL
1.2 RELATED WORK
1.3 RAILING STRUCTURAL REQUIREMENTS
1.5 QUALITY ASSURANCE
PART 2-2 PRODUCTS
A . Manufacturer of handrail, guardrail or railing systems shall be the following except where otherwise noted on the Drawings:
Kee Safety Limited
1 Boulton Road, Reading
RG2 0NH, UK
Tel. +44 (0) 118 931 1022
A . Handrails and Guardrails: Provide tube, Kee Klamp, Kee Lite or Kee ACCESS fittings and accessories as indicated or required to match the design indicated in the Drawings.
Steel Tube: BS EN 10255 (ISO 65).
Aluminium Tube: BS EN 755.
Fittings and Castings
Cast Iron Fittings or Castings to comply with BS EN 1562 & 1563.
Hot Dip Galvanised finish to comply with BS EN ISO 1461.
Aluminium Alloy Fittings or Castings conforming to A356–T6
Brackets, Flanges and Anchors: Cast or formed metal of same material and finish as supported rails.
2.4 OTHER MATE RIALS
2.5 FA BRICAT ION--GENERAL
PART 3-3 EXECUTION
3.1 EXAMINAT ION AND PREPARATION
3.3 JOB CLOSE OUT
A brief three part specification for Kee Safety components is shown above for quick reference. The full specification is available on request.
An intermediate upright handrail support. This bracket is designed to be mounted on a Type 10-848, 10-848C, 26-840 and 26- 840C or a Type A10 fitting; the rail sits on the saddle and is secured by either Ø4.8mm x 15mm long aluminium ‘multi-grip’pop rivets or No. 10 x 20mm countersunk self-tapping screws. Ø indicates diameter of rivet holes.