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Emergency Exit Signs - OSHA and Fire Code Building Requirements

Emergency Exit Signs

Emergency exit signs are placed within businesses in order to guide the occupants of a facility to an exit during the event of an emergency evacuation. During a fire, earthquake, or other evacuation emergency - it would be difficult to find a lit exit without a guide or a sign. Therefore, exit signs are placed over doorways to the outside, stating "EXIT" in red or green lettering.

 

Why does my business require emergency exit signs?

Emergency exit signs are required for any business that has occupants inside of their facility. When employees or customers are within a business, they would need to have safety measures provided for them so that they may easily escape the building during the event of an emergency. Emergency exit signs are required by OSHA as well as building fire code and state/local laws. Providing these for your business occupants ensures safety during an emergency evacuation procedure.

Browse all ourEmergency Exit Signs

All emergency exit signs offered on our website are:

  • Guaranteed with a 5-year warranty
  • Compliant with OSHA standards and United States building code
  • Energy efficient or non-energy dependent.

Emergency exit signs on our website include a 5 year replacement warranty, are guaranteed to be OSHA compliant within all 50 states of the US, and are either energy efficient or use no electricity whatsoever. We offer energy efficient LED exit signs that use only 5 watts of electricity during operation, as well as self luminous exit signs that rely on tritium or glow in the dark materials to operate.

LED Exit Signs

LED exit signs are very energy efficient, using only 5 watts of power during operation. LED exit signs contain a battery backup system that will provide 90 minutes of illumination during an emergency – and start at only $20 per unit.

Self-Luminous Exit Signs

Self luminous exit signs last for up to 25 years, and produce a brilliant glow effect without any need for electricity whatsoever. Self luminous exit signs provide the business owner with savings on their electricity bill as well as savings during installation – as no wiring is required to be ran to the sign itself.

We also offer wet location exit signs that are able to provide protection against the elements of the weather, such as rain and snow. Using a waterproof material, wet location exit signs provide a great deal of protection against the elements of the weather in outdoor settings.

Hazardous location exit signs are for facilities that handle explosive or flammable materials, which would damage normal exit sign lighting. These fixtures are produced using a material that is both flame retardant and shatter proof in order to provide the greatest degree of protection against these circumstances.

Where can I purchase Emergency Exit Signs?

Call us at 800-480-0707 to purchase your emergency exit sign  today. Representatives are available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to take your order. Every emergency exit sign include a 5-year warranty, is building code compliant in all of the United States, and meets OSHA emergency lighting code standards. Order your emergency exit sign system today by phone or by placing your order online - choosing the model that fits your business needs.

By Brad Wray+



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