Here is our section where we review the best panic exit bars, also called crash bars, which are typically used in a variety of commercial businesses and in settings such as schools or churches.
It is the case that most businesses, and buildings of a certain size and structural design, need, by law, an emergency exit which complies with the appropriate safety standards, for the sake of their customers. These “panic” exit bars are found in such instances.
Panic exist bars have a two-fold purpose, which is to allow a door or doors to be easily opened with the push of the bar(s), and also to provide an alarm in order to indicate that an emergency exit is taking place.
In other words, they are most often applied to emergency exits, although they don’t have to be. Exit bars can be used on any door or double doors to facilitate ease of use, and they are not difficult to install.
Here we feature articles on a variety of models of these exit bars, by brands like Dynasty Hardware, OrangeA, CRL, and more – where we review the pros and the cons, as well provide additional information so that you can better understand this often under-examined topic.