Photoluminescent Stair Identification Sign

Photoluminescent Stair Identification Signs (Per IBC) (AKA Stairway Identification Sign – per NFPA 101) are placed at each floor level in exit enclosures. The sign provides an important part of egress safety due to the information displayed. This sign is always custom-made with text to building needs. Black digital print lettering on photoluminescent background.

  • Required for every floor
  • 12” x 18” photoluminescent background
  • Identification of stair – minimum of 1 1/2” in height
  • Floor number – raised and a minimum of 5” in height
  • Braille to comply with ICC A117.1
  • UL 1994 listed
SKU: ISID Categories: ,

IBC/IFC 1023.9 Stairway identification signs shall be provided at each floor landing in an interior stair connecting more than three stories.  If a high rise, in most occupancies Stair Identification Signs must be photoluminescent.

The sign must provide:

  • Identification of the stair or ramp.
  • The floor level.
  • Braille floor identifier.
  • Terminus of the top and bottom of the exit enclosure.
  • Availability of roof access from the enclosure.
  • Story of and direction to the exit discharge.
Product Code: ISID Standard Options
Short Description Photoluminescent custom made sign. Placed at each floor level in exit enclosures to direct occupants to exit discharge.
Attachment Hardware Peel and Stick Adhesive Backing Included.
Size 12 Inch x 18 Inch (Minimum Size)
Features Tactile raised letters (ICC A1171.1 compliant) ; Braille ; Custom Made for each location ; Listed 1994 / ASTM E 2072


The Safe-T-Nose Photoluminescent Stair Identification Signs meets the following Building, Fire & Life Safety Codes:

  • 2009, 2012 — IBC/IFC Section 1024 – Luminous Egress Path Markings
  • 2015 & 2018 — Section 1025
  • 2009 — NFPA 101 and 170
  • 2013 — NYC LL 141 Section BC 1024 Luminous Egress Path Markings


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