B5 Summary - Truss Damage, Jobsite Modifications, and Installation Errors
Trusses are engineered components and any damage, jobsite modifications and/or installation errors can adversely affect the structural integrity of the truss. This two-page document provides guidance on how to properly report damage, modifications, or installation errors to the truss manufacturer or design Professional in order to get an approved truss repair detail. It also discusses some of the more common types of damage and modifications involving metal plate connected wood trusses. This summary of section B5 of the BCSI book is full-color with English and Spanish text. The BCSI-B5 Summary Sheet is part of the BCSI B-Series.