§ 13-52-090

Live loads

Live loads are those produced by the use and occupancy of the building or other structure and do not include environmental loads such as wind load, snow load, rain load, or dead load.


Required Live Loads. The live loads assumed in the design of buildings and other structures shall be the maximum loads likely to be produced by the intended use or occupancy but shall in no case be less than the minimum uniformly distributed unit loads required by Table 13-52-090 set out in this section, reduced as appropriate in accordance with Section 13-52-210, or the concentrated loads required by Table 13-52-130 as set out in Section 13-52-130.

(Prior code § 68-2.2; Added Coun. J. 11-29-89, p. 8387; Amend Coun. J. 10-1-03, p. 9163, § 4.2)



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