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Aug 22 2016

Controlled Egress vs. Delayed Egress (video)

For health care facilities, controlled egress can provide a greater level of safety for patients who require containment because of their clinical needs.  This video explains the requirements for controlled egress and delayed egress (here’s an article about it).

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One Response to “Controlled Egress vs. Delayed Egress (video)”

  1. Charles anderson says:

    Fantastic as usual. Learn something every time.

    I guess, I have missed the sign placement.

    Have not done a delayed door in along time, but seems like I have seen the signage on the device itself before.

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