Indian Standard CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN LOADS (OTHER THAN EARTHQUAKE) FOR BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES PART 4 SNOW lOADS
This standard (Part 4 ) deals with snow loads on roofs of buildings. Roofs should be designed for the actual load due to snow or for the imposed loads specified in Part 2 Imposed loads, whichever is more severe.
Part 1 Dead loads
Part. 2 Imposed loads
Part 3 Wind loads
Part 4 Snow loads
Part 5 Special loads and load combinations.
This lndian Standard (Part4) (Second Revision) was adopted by the Bureau of Indian Standards on 9 November 1987. after the draft finalized by the Structural Safety Sectional Committee had been approved by the Civil Engineering Division Council