NEMA Premium Exit Sign Program
The NEMA Premium Exit Sign Program provides the method for identifying efficient and effective models that are consistent with NEMA performance standards and tested in accordance with applicable UL and CSA Standards. Participating products eligible for the NEMA Premium Exit Sign Program are those which illuminate an integral legally required legend that meet NEMA’s more stringent ‘EM-1 Standard for Premium Exit Signs’. These signs are for installation in accordance with the
National Electrical Code (ANSI/NFPA 70) and the
Life Safety Code (ANSI/NFPA 101), including exit signs intended for use near the floor. Qualified products of this program bear a special mark that will help lighting professionals and end users recognize the market’s highest performing Exit Signage products available and will help support energy efficient objectives.
This program not only promotes a more energy efficient environment, but also assists lighting professionals and end users in recognizing the highest performing, safest, internally lit Exit Signage products on the market.