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      Delayed Egress

      Q: I recently was cited by our accreditation organization for having incorrect letter size on delayed egress signs. My existing sign has lettering that is…

      Brad Keyes, CHSP | Feb 10, 2021
      Door Locks CMS Delayed Egress

      Q: I have a question about delayed egress locks in nursing homes. Can you have more than one door equipped with delayed egress locks in a path of egress?…

      Bob Armbrister | Apr 13, 2020
      Door Locks Delayed Egress

      Q: Lately, due to many different construction projects within this hospital, contractors install crash bars (aka panic bars) on doors that have locks for…

      Bob Armbrister | May 6, 2019
      Article CMS Delayed Egress

      Q: I have heard you state that once the 2012 edition of the Life Safety Code is finally adopted hospitals will be allowed to have more than one delayed…

      Bob Armbrister | Dec 18, 2015
      Q&A Delayed Egress

      Q.  We have delayed egress locks in our hospital and during a recent inspection a fire marshal said we had to test the locks on an annual basis. Is this…

      Bob Armbrister | Jun 1, 2009