2006 New York Code - Evacuation Of Office Buildings And Buildings Classified In Occupancy Group E.



 
    § 27-4267.4 Evacuation of office buildings and buildings classified in
  occupancy  group E. The commissioner shall promulgate rules establishing
  standards, procedures and requirements for  the  orderly  evacuation  of
  occupants  from  any office building or building classified in occupancy
  group E or part thereof in the interests of public safety, including but
  not  limited  to  the  evacuation  of  persons  necessitated  by   fire,
  explosion,  biological,  chemical  or  hazardous  material  incident  or
  release, natural disaster or other emergency,  or  the  threat  thereof.
  Such rules may require the owners of such buildings to develop a written
  emergency   action  plan,  with  provisions  for  identifying  qualified
  personnel, conducting drills, distributing instructions  or  informative
  materials  to  occupants,  and/or  such  other  standards, procedures or
  requirements that the fire commissioner determines will serve to  ensure
  orderly  evacuation.  Such rules may also establish requirements for the
  occupants of such buildings with respect to evacuation and the  planning
  therefore.  These  requirements shall be in addition to the requirements
  of other provisions of sections 27-4267 or 27-4267.3 of  this  code  and
  any other law, rule or regulation enforced by the department.

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