Handrail Safety Terminations are an integral part of metal handrails for the built environment. The International Code Councils (ICC) Residential Building Code, commonly called the IRC, refers to Handrail Safety Terminations as Safety Terminals within the model code. The different types of handrail safety terminations allow for a wide variety ornamental configurations for the termination of the handrails. Metal handrails are formed with bends and easings which create the safety termination and the ornamental pattern. Below are examples of different types of ornamental metal handrail safety terminations.