Would you consider the situation described above a high-rise building per the IBC?
If you would, please, provide a brief reasoning for your decision if it differs from any other reasons that are posted. If you select "Depends," please explain under what conditions you would consider the building a high-rise.
Ronald L. Geren, AIA, CSI, CCS, CCCA, SCIP
Situation: Six-story building with the sixth floor having an elevation of 68 feet above lowest level of fire department access. A portion of the building's roof is designed as an outdoor deck. The elevation of the roof deck surface is 80 feet above the lowest level of fire department access.