In some cases, the municipal, provincial, federal legislation and the Fire Code require a mandatory installation of fire-resistant Tactile Walking Surface Indicators (TWSI) for both attention domes and wayfinding bars inside of a building. In these cases, our Code Compliant Fire-Resistant Tactile Solutions provide the solution you need. The fire-resistant tactile solution is available in different standard colors to choose in accordance with maintaining contrast to the surface. The ease of installation, durability, and of course, the feature of fire-resistance, makes our code compliant tactile solutions best pick.
The reason for applying these tiles are simply to provide both Accessibility and Fire Code compliance for the visually impaired.
Here are some of the features of fire-resistant tactile:
Access Tile Surface Applied Fire Retardant FIRESENTRY-X Composite Technology offers maximum resistance against fire. Access Tile Fire Resistant FR meets ULC-S 102.2 fire standard at less than 25 flames and less than 50 smoke. This Surface Applied fire-resistant tile is the first composite tile meeting the Ontario building code requirements. Access Tile FR is the cost effective interior solution for applying TWSI tactile warning surface indicators for tactile warning floor surfaces at exit stair wells, vestibules to exit stairs and lobby’s as well as corridors. The Ontario tactile walking surface indicators Surface Applied Fire-Resistant tile comes in 3 different colors and sizes to meet your buildings specifications.