Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Different Photoluminescent Stairwell Installations for the Evacuation of Office Building Occupants

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20377992
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleResearch Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. RR-232
Physical description77 p.
SubjectHuman behaviour
AbstractA field study was conducted to assess the effectiveness of different photoluminescent material stairwell installations as a safety wayguidance system to support office occupant evacuation. The National Research Council of Canada and Public Works and Government Services Canada worked closely together, as research partners, to conduct this research with support from 3 photoluminescent manufacturers: Jalite USA, Jessup Manufacturing Company and Prolink North America.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-18621
NPARC number20377992
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Record identifier4af0c060-f4cf-4873-880b-5614cabdb5e3
Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2017-07-05
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