Proper stair design and housekeeping can keep stairs free from hazards.
- Handrails installed 30 to 37 inches above the leading edge of stair treads.
- Clearance behind hand rails for hand grip.
- Treads must be evenly spaced.
- Stairways with four or more steps, or that rise more than 30 inches in height.
- Do not allow stairs to become cluttered with obstacles.
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