Adoption of B44-07 Safety Code

30 November 2010

Reference #:  D-L4 101125 5

This Directive is issued in reference to the adoption of the ASME A17.1 2007/CSA B44-07 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, ASME A17.7/CSA B44.7-07 Performance Based Code for Elevators and Escalators and CSA B44.2-07 Maintenance Requirements and Intervals for Elevators, Dumbwaiters, Escalators and Moving Walks on November 25, 2010 by amending Schedule column 1and 2 of the Elevating Devices Safety Regulation, B.C. Reg. 101/2004. The purpose of this Directive is to promote an orderly transition between the 2004 and 2007 Code editions and facilitate the transition for Elevating Device contractors.