Evac Chair Info

Evac Chair Info

Evac+Chair is a universal evacuation solution for smooth stairway descent when the lift is out of service due to breakdown, under maintenance, power outage and in fire situation. Single user operation ensures no heavy lifting or manual handling is required during...
Supplemental High Rise Evacuation

Supplemental High Rise Evacuation

Authorities in many countries have make it mandatory for owners of designated premises to draw up plans to cater not only for fire emergencies, but also address other fire related emergencies or hazards affecting life safety. This is regardless of whether the hazard...
Equal Opportunity In Evacuations In Future Tall Buildings

Equal Opportunity In Evacuations In Future Tall Buildings

The future tall buildings belongs to building owners who see the need to adopt new solutions to provide equal access as well as equal egress for building occupants and their visitors. Such solutions would give the people with physical disabilities the same ability...
What is Supplemental Evacuation?

What is Supplemental Evacuation?

In January 2009, the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) in the United States approved the use of “Supplemental Evacuation Technology” in high rise buildings to assist in rapid escape in an emergency. NFPA also approved the use of Supplemental Evacuation Technology...
Fire Safety Requirement for Persons with Disabilities

Fire Safety Requirement for Persons with Disabilities

Many buildings are now constructed as “accessible” or “barrier free” to allow Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) ready access. Equally important is the need to have fire safety features and evacuation planning strategies to facilitate the evacuation of PWDs during an...
Making Life Easier

Making Life Easier

Most new building designs incorporate special features to make them more accessible to the disabled and elderly. Currently, designated staircases are the minimum fire escape requirement in buildings. However, this this minimum may no longer be adequate as the global...
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