A156.41 – Door Hardware Single Motion to Egress-Free Download

02/14/2018

BHMA Publishes New Standard for Single Motion Egress

The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association upholds mission to enhance public safety and the security of buildings through its standards program

 

NEW YORK (February 13, 2018) – The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) announces the publication of a brand new standard Door Hardware Single Motion to Egress, which have been approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

 

The new standard, A156.41 – Door Hardware Single Motion to Egress, describes the requirements for doors and door hardware to comply with building, fire and life safety codes for single operation egress. According to the standard, for a door to meet requirements for single operation egress, it cannot have more than one single operation release hardware device.

 

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