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Articles and other information related to fire safety equipment and procedures in Illinois.

Ordinances governing emergency lighting in Chicago, Illinois

The laws related to emergency lighting units in Chicago are found in a mixture of regulations, as follows:

NFPA 101, Chapter 7.

OSHA 1910.37(b) 1 and 2.

Municipal Code of Chicago - Ch 13-160

The Chicago Municipal Code is available online here:

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