A fire escape is an apparatus on the outside of a building used for fleeing a building on fire, providing a means of alternative emergency egress from the interior of the building to the exterior. Fire escapes can be stairs, a ladder, a counterbalanced stairway, or a drop ladder.
|Def#||Deficiency||Severity||Repair Due||HCV Rating|
|1||Any stair, ladder, platform, guardrail, or handrail is damaged||Life Threatening||24 Hours||Fail|
|1||Any stair, ladder, platform, guardrail, or handrail is missing||Life Threatening||24 Hours||Fail|