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Nov 08 2017

WW: “Anger as table is spotted in front of fire door…”

Category: Egress,Wordless WednesdayLori @ 12:55 am Comments (7)
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This is the moment I’ve been dreaming of…an article in the Somerset (UK) News about someone tweeting their anger (the article said he was “enraged”) regarding the placement of a table and chair in front of an egress door!  The next time you see something like this, don’t stay Wordless and walk on by – say something!

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7 Responses to “WW: “Anger as table is spotted in front of fire door…””

  1. cda says:

    Sometimes you have to love social media!!

    Still have not found “ fire” exit in the code.

  2. Jeff Tock says:

    What a great idea! I will start tweeting pictures from non-compliant hotels as I see them!!

  3. Tim Cannon says:

    I would bet it is also locked…

  4. Marc Cerisier says:

    The two comments on the original article are so sad. Those two would probably be enraged themselves if loved ones perished because the door was blocked…

    • Austin B says:

      I’ve had similar situations with people like those two commenters. I often compare emergency exits to seat belts. Chances are you’ll never use them but you better hope they work in an emergency!

  5. Jerry Davis says:

    Plus there is a deadbolt on the door!

  6. Mike Elia says:

    I frequent a memory care facility where one of the exits is blocked by a piano, likely to keep residents from wandering out.

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