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ASME A17.3

Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators

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Organization: ASME
Publication Date: 1 January 2020
Status: active
Page Count: 121
scope:

Equipment Covered by This Code

This Code of safety standards covers existing elevators, escalators, and their hoistways (except as modified by 1.1.2).

Equipment Not Covered by This Code

Equipment not covered by this Code includes, but is not limited to, the following:

(a) personnel hoists within the scope of ANSI A10.4

(b) material hoists within the scope of ANSI A10.5

(c) manlifts within the scope of ASME A90.1

(d) mobile scaffolds, towers, and platforms within the scope of ANSI A92

(e) powered platform and equipment for exterior and interior building maintenance within the scope of ASME A120.1

(f) conveyors and related equipment within the scope of ASME B20.1

(g) cranes, derricks, hoists, hooks, jacks, and slings within the scope of ASME B30

(h) industrial trucks within the scope of ASME B56

(i) portable equipment

(j) tiering or piling machines used to move material to and from storage located and operating entirely within one story

(k) equipment for feeding or positioning material at machine tools, printing presses, etc.

(l) skip or furnace hoists

(m) wharf ramps

(n) amusement devices

(o) stage and orchestra lifts

(p) lift bridges

(q) railroad car lifts or dumpers

(r) mechanized parking garage equipment

(s) mine elevators not located in or adjacent to a building or structure

(t) line jacks, false cars, shafters, moving platforms, and similar equipment used for installing an elevator

(u) inclined elevators within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(v) special purpose personnel elevators within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(w) material lifts and dumbwaiters with automatic transfer devices within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(x) screw column elevators within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(y) elevators used for construction within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(z) inclined stairway chairlifts and inclined and vertical wheelchair lifts within the scope of ASME A18.1

(aa) private residence inclined stairway chairlifts and inclined and vertical wheelchair lifts within the scope of ASME A18.1

(bb) rack-and-pinion elevators within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(cc) marine elevators within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(dd) rooftop elevators within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(ee) limited-use/limited-application elevators within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44

(ff) equipment conforming to ASME A17.1-2000 and later editions

Document History

ASME A17.3
January 1, 2020
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
Equipment Covered by This Code This Code of safety standards covers existing elevators, escalators, and their hoistways (except as modified by 1.1.2). Equipment Not Covered by This Code Equipment...
January 1, 2017
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
A description is not available for this item.
August 28, 2015
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
GENERAL This Code is intended to serve as the basis for state and local jurisdictional authorities in adopting retroactive requirements for existing elevators and escalators to enhance the safety of...
August 26, 2011
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
Equipment Covered by This Code This Code of safety standards covers existing elevators, escalators, and their hoistways (except as modified by 1.1.2). Equipment Not Covered by This Code Equipment...
January 1, 2008
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
Equipment Covered by This Code This Code of safety standards covers existing elevators, escalators, and their hoistways (except as modified by 1.1.2). Equipment Not Covered by This Code Equipment...
September 30, 2005
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
Equipment Covered by This Code This Code of safety standards covers existing elevators, escalators, and their hoistways (except as modified by 1.1.2). Equipment Not Covered by This Code Equipment...
July 22, 2002
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
Equipment Covered by This Code This Code of safety standards covers existing elevators, escalators, and their hoistways (except as modified by 1.1.2): Equipment Not Covered by This Code Equipment not...
February 29, 2000
Addenda to ASME A17.3-1996 Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
A description is not available for this item.
January 1, 1996
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
Equipment Covered by This Code This Code of safety standards covers existing elevators, escalators, and their hoistways (except as modified by 1.1.2): Equipment Not Covered by This Code Equipment not...
November 30, 1995
Addenda to A17.3-1993 Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
A description is not available for this item.
November 30, 1994
Addenda to A17.3-1993 Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
A description is not available for this item.
January 1, 1993
Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
A description is not available for this item.
December 15, 1992
ADDENDA TO A17.3-1990 SAFETY CODE FOR EXISTING ELEVATORS AND ESCALATORS
A description is not available for this item.
December 12, 1991
ADDENDA TO A17.3-1990 SAFETY CODE FOR EXISTING ELEVATORS AND ESCALATORS
A description is not available for this item.
December 31, 1990
SAFETY CODE FOR EXISTING ELEVATORS AND ESCALATORS
A description is not available for this item.
December 31, 1989
ADDENDA to ANSI/ASME A 17.3-1986 SAFETY CODE FOR EXiSTING ELEVATORS AND ESCALATORS
Equipment Covered by This Code This Code of safety standards covers existing elevators, escalators, and their hoistways (except as modified by 1. 1.2): Equipment Not Covered by This Code Equipment...
November 30, 1986
SAFETY CODE FOR EXISTING ELEVATORS AND ESCALATORS
A description is not available for this item.
April 1, 1942
SUPPLEMENT TO THE 1937 EDITION OF THE AMERICAN STANDARD SAFETY CODE FOR ELEVATORS, DUMBWAITERS, AND ESCALATORS
Preface Today, public policy dictates that our efforts and resources be utilized for national defense. To further thts policy; the sectional committee has issued in place of a 1941 edition) this...

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