The American National Standard Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures ANSI- A58.1-1982 provides resource data for the design of buildings and other structures that are subject to the Chicago Building Code requirements. Resource data include guidelines for general structural integrity, reference information on loads including the determination of wind loading on buildings and other structures, diagrams for balanced and unbalanced snow loading and snow drift configurations, typical influence areas and references to substantiating technical data.
(Prior code § 68-1.1; Added Coun. J. 11-29-89, p. 8387)