Safety Solutions- Tape vs Stair Tread

Stair with Bull Nose Stair Tread

IBC and IFC 2009, 2012, and 2015 have introduced new egress system component requirements. Only quality rigid components meet the high safety evaluation standards set out in UL 1994 for … Read More

ATTN: Architects

Architects At Work

GBC Safety Glow is happy to assist architects with technical work regarding emergency egress system components. We understand how frustrating it can be when Emergency Egress Components are required for … Read More

PL Egress Lighting Performance

Foot Candle & Lux

Photo-luminescent (PL Egress) systems should be UL listed in accordance with national codes IBC/IFC 2009, 2012, and 2015. The minimum requirements of the performance characteristics for the glow are as … Read More

Safety Solutions: High Rise Buildings

High Rise Apartment Building on Fire

Per the IBC and IFC, any high rise building over 75ft is required to implement a low location photo-luminescent emergency egress system except for apartment buildings. Between 2005 and 2009, … Read More

Safety Solutions: Trampoline Park

Sky Zone Overview Light & Glow

The growing popularity of trampoline parks as a recreational hobby has grown immensely. It seems that everywhere you look there is a trampoline park. A new fad at trampoline parks … Read More

Safety Solutions: Churches

Church Light & Glow

GBC Safety Glow’s Photo-Luminescent products work in many buildings and businesses including churches. After hearing from a safety director at a Mega Church, GBC identified a major issue across the … Read More

Safety Solutions: Offshore Oil Rigs

Oil Rig Glow 3

The petrochemical industry has specific challenges it faces in regards to safety, especially in offshore oil rig platforms. GBC Safety Glow, a global leader in providing photo-luminescent safety solutions for … Read More

UL 1994 Certification

UL Listed Tag

GBC Safety Glow is proud to offer Emergency Egress System Components that meet all IBC/IFC 2009, 2012, 2015 requirements and are also Standards for Luminous Egress Path Marking Systems per … Read More

Attn: General Contractors

Industry Professionsals_Contractors

If you’re on this page it’s likely because you know that over the past several years, new international building and fire codes have implemented new laws for Means of egress, … Read More