Termination of Handrails

(1)  Handrails shall be terminated in a manner that will not obstruct pedestrian travel or create a hazard.

    (2)  Except for stairs and ramps serving a house or an individual dwelling unit, at least one handrail at the sides of a stair or ramp shall extend horizontally not less than 300 mm beyond the top and bottom of each stair or ramp.

Article Ontario Regulation 332/12 Building Code,   Information published by oncodes.ca for educational purposes only.