In Ontario, The Ontario Fire Code outlines the annual requirements for maintaining your fire alarm, emergency/exit lighting, fire extinguishers and other life safety systems. It is mandatory not optional to make sure the systems installed in your building are functioning as intended to protect life and property. There are also daily, weekly, monthly and semi-annual requirements for your systems.
EMERGENCY LIGHTS FACTS
Having emergency lights ensures that the process of rescuing and evacuating people is easier and more orderly
They also calm nerves and allow people to get out of the space without causing or befalling an accident
Ontario Fire Code states that Emergency lights are required in commercial buildings