Kitchen Design Standards Kitchen and Bath Design Standards - Page 10

7: Walkway Recommended: The width of a walkway should be at least 36” . Code Requirement: State or local codes may apply. Access Standard Recommended: If two walkways are perpendicular to each ot he r , one wa l kwa y s houl d be a t l e a s t 42” wide. 8: Traffic Clearance at Seating Recommended: In a seating area where no traffic passes be hi nd a s e a t e d di ne r , a l l ow 32” of c l e a r a nc e from the counter/table edge to any wall or other obstruction behind the seating area. a. If traffic passes behind the seated diner, a l l ow a t l e a s t 36” t o e dge pa s t . b. If traffic passes behind the seated diner, a l l ow a t l e a s t 44” t o wa l k pa s t . Code Requirement: State or local codes may apply. Access Standard Recommended: In a seating area where no traffic passes be hi nd a s e a t e d di ne r a l l ow 36” of c l e a r a nc e 10