FIRE LIFT

Means a special lift designed for the use of fire service personnel in the event of fire or other emergency.
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FIRE AND/OR EMERGENCY ALARM SYSTEM

Means an arrangement of call points or detectors, sounders and other equipment for the transmission and indication of alarm signals working automatically or manually in the event of fire.
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ESCAPE ROUTE

Means any well ventilated corridor, staircase or other circulations space, or any combination of the same, by means of which a safe place in the open air at ground level can be reached.
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EXTERNAL WALL

Means an outer wall of a building not being a party wall even though adjoining a wall of another building and also means a wall abutting on an interior open space of any building.
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EXIT

Means a passage, channel or means of egress from any building, storey or floor area to a street or other open space of safety; horizontal exit, outside exit and vertical exist having meanings at (i), (ii) and (iii) respectively as under : (i) “HORIZONTAL EXIT” :- means an exit which is a ...
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