#7 K211      

K211 Means of Egress - General

Examples of findings cited under K211 include:

  • The facility failed to ensure that the means of egress was continuously maintained free of all obstructions or impediments to full instant use in the case of fire or other emergency. A desk was one foot in front of the exit door by Room 34.
  • The facility failed to ensure that projections from the ceiling were not less than six feet eight inches above the floor. The height from the floor to the ceiling-mounted exit signs measured six feet three inches.