Submitted by on February 12, 2017

What is the minimum clear width for paths of travel?

What is the clear width requirement AS1428.1 – 2009

It is important to firstly establish the reasons and functionality that the clear width of paths of travel is to perform. In order to establish this we first must understand the 80th and 90th wheelchair footprints. The wheelchair footprints are shown below.

90th Percentile Wheelchair Footprint


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