Emergency egress system allows safe travel through darkened stairwells

The NITEGLOW emergency egress system includes photoluminescent (glow in the dark) products, allowing safe travel through darkened stairwells.


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The NITEGLOW emergency egress system includes photoluminescent (glow in the dark) products, allowing safe travel through darkened stairwells.
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NITEGLOW Emergency Egress System

Wooster’s photoluminescent products allows safe travel through darkened stairwells

Emergency egress system allows safe travel through darkened stairwells

Wooster Products’ NITEGLOW® Emergency Egress System includes high quality photoluminescent (glow in the dark) products to illuminate stair treads, handrails, door handles and door frames, and obstructions, so that occupants can evacuate safely in a darkened environment.Emergency Egress System

NITEGLOW two-stage anti-slip stair nosing meets NYC Local Law 26, 2015 IBC, and 2015 IFC code compliance. Photoluminescent abrasive provides a higher coefficient of friction (and more secure footing) than competitive products that include a photoluminescent strip without abrasive (which is the industry norm). The NITEGLOW emergency egress system is suitable for either new construction or retrofit code compliance upgrades.

Heat treated corrosion resistant aluminum substrate and a nearly diamond-hard aluminum oxide filler assures long tread life under heavy pedestrian traffic. Bright, long lasting photoluminescent epoxy filler free of hazardous and radioactive substances, extends uniformly throughout the filler. A high content of aluminum oxide abrasive provides traction and long service life and is replaceable. NITEGLOW can be cleaned with common commercial cleaners such as Simple Green and Fantastik. Clean architectural lines ensure aesthetic appeal.

Available in lengths to order, to a maximum of 8′, NITEGLOW two-stage safety nosing includes a replaceable anti-slip abrasive-filled top insert, and a mill finish extruded aluminum base, with sure-hold anchor. Optional wood insert keeps aluminum base clean during initial construction. Protective tape is also available.

Anti-slip filler includes approximately 60% virgin grain aluminum oxide abrasive which is available in contrasting colors. Photoluminescent epoxy binder is a fully cured resilient epoxy with a filler ratio of 16% minimum for enhanced cleanability.

Photoluminescent technology is also available with other Wooster Products offerings, including Flex-Tred® anti-slip tape products, for use on handrails, door handles and frames, and around obstructions to comply with the code.

 

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  • Spectra 2-Stage Safety Stair Nosing Suitable for steel pan or concrete poured steps, Spectra two-stage stair nosing is available with 18 standard colors or with high quality photoluminescent NITEGLOW treads.
  • Wooster Products’ Anti-slip Stair Tread Wooster Products STAIRMASTER safety renovation treads are designed for the modernization and restoration of all types of stairs, while also providing anti-slip protection.
  • Die Cut FLEX-TRED Anti-Slip Tape Die cut FLEX-TRED is anti-slip tape that enhances safety around the workplace, providing a higher coefficient of friction on the applied surface, whether wet or dry.

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