Means of Egress

What does Means of Egress Mean?

Definition of Means of egress in Construction

How many means of egress are there for a particular site or floor or room.

Means of egress is a phrase indicating how the site, floor, structure, etc. can be entered or exited. A legal means of egress is an entrance, exit that is constructed in accordance with code, in regard to construction, dimension, fire protection, etc. Means of egress is used in construction quite extensively, and basically means the entrances and or exits from a construction area, whether it is the entire site, a floor, a room, etc.