Strategies for improving visibility in fires

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20325824
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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-246
ISSN0008-3097
Physical description6 p.
Subjectvisibility; emergency exits; illuminated signs; fire protection; smoke; Emergency lighting/wayfinding; Smoke management
AbstractThe designer can help to assure that the modern building is safe from the sight-obscuring effects of smoke from fires by knowing the amount of smoke that can be generated and by knowing how to provide for efficient exit signage.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute of Research in Construction
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Comment améliorer la visibilité dans les incendies
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-890
NPARC number20325824
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Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-05-18
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