|Document ID (ISN)||75363|
|Convention or series no.
||BGZ symposium "Emergency guiding systems"
||BGZ-Fachkolloqulum "Sicherheiteleitsysteme" [in German]|
||Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften, Alte Heerstrasse 111, 53754 Sankt Augustin, Germany, Dec. 1998. 66p. Illus.
||Emergency guiding systems consist of signs which mark escape routes. A symposium addressing emergency guiding systems focused on the following subjects: visibility of the signs marking escape routes in case lighting fails or smoke develops; methods of marking escape routes such as using signs along the walls or floors of corridors, illuminated or luminous signs; symbols used to mark escape routes; the recent fire at Dusseldorf Airport; new methods to mark escape routes such as the use of illuminated signs which continue to glow when electricity fails; involvement of the local fire brigade in the planning of escape routes. Summary in English, French and Spanish.
||escape organization; safety lighting; escape routes
||Germany; luminous signs; conference; escape and exit; disasters; optical signalling
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Germany|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||Lighting and colour
First aid and emergency organization