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Emergency Escape

Emergency Evacuation Equipment

Emergency escape equipment includes fire safety signs, emergency escape signs, escape lighting and other emergency evacuation equipment such as evacuation chairs. Emergency escape equipment is designed to help people escape safety and quickly from a building in the event of a fire or other emergency.

Fire safety signs and emergency escape signs are designed to help people find the closest escape route from a building in an emergency.  When creating an effective emergency escape sign system designers need to consider the position of each sign, the correct sign for each sign location its mounting height and the size of the emergency escape signs.

Emergency escape lighting is used to illuminate escape routes and other emergency escape equipment in the event of a fire or other emergency. All premises are required to have emergency exit lighting as part of its fire risk assessment. Emergency escape lighting systems should include each exit door, escape routes and emergency escape signs.

Emergency evacuation equipment
is used to evacuate the sick, elderly or people with a disability from a building in the event of a fire or other emergency. Evacuation equipment includes evacuation chairs, stretchers, evacuation sheets and mattresses.