Lateral Load Language Lesson: 2012 IRC

By |2021-08-30T08:39:40-05:00April 25th, 2012|Categories: Building Codes, Industry News|Tags: , , , , , |

April 23, 2012 | A subtle change in the 2012 IRC makes the application of the lateral load anchor connection figure more understandable.  Under the 2009 IRC, Section R502.2.2.3 confused some readers by its statement that the lateral load figure, “shall be permitted”, only to later state that “devices shall be [...]