Category: Education

The History of Photoluminescence
November 10, 2021 by

The phenomena of photoluminescence (or “glow-in-the-dark”) have been documented since the early 17th century and have since evolved into a source of reliable lighting and egress path markings in the modern-day Life Safety industry as well as other uses you’ve seen in day-to-day life. Learn more about the history of photoluminescence here.

What Is Stair Nosing?
October 5, 2021 by

Learn what stair nosing is, and how our PERMALIGHT® Aluminum Stair Nosing is the perfect safety solution to creating a visibile, code-compliant step edge in your next project.

What Does it Mean to be "Cal-Fire" Approved?
September 29, 2021 by

Our PERMALIGHT® PVC Exit Signs are a Cal-Fire approved building product – but what exactly does this mean? Learn more in this post.

Keep your obstacles marked and building code-compliant with PERMALIGHT®
September 3, 2021 by

Keep your obstacles marked and building code-compliant with PERMALIGHT®. Learn more about obstacles and solutions from PERMALIGHT® for these building-code required markers in this article.

What is Retro-Reflection?
August 25, 2021 by

Do you know what retro-reflection is and how it’s used to create additional safety? Learn more in this post!

What are Virtual Education Sessions?
EducationProfessional Offerings and Services
May 5, 2021 by

Have you heard about our Virtual Education Sessions? As part of the Professional Offerings & Services by American PERMALIGHT®, our Virtual Education Sessions were designed to enhance the skills of professionals and organizations within a variety of industries that our team at American PERMALIGHT® has served since 1988.

Get started with photoluminescent egress path markings - with American PERMALIGHT®
EducationProfessional Offerings and Services
January 12, 2021 by

Have you ever wondered how to get started with photoluminescent egress path marking projects? Learn more about what it is and how American PERMALIGHT® can educate you with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to become a part of this growing and profitable niche industry.

American PERMALIGHT® Virtual Education Sessions
EducationProfessional Offerings and Services
December 3, 2020 by

Learn more about how American PERMALIGHT® Virtual Training Sessions can help your team with photoluminescent egress path marking job opportunities.

PERMALIGHT® Exit Signs for Outdoor & Wet Areas
September 25, 2020 by

Did you know outdoor and wet areas have different building code compliance needs for exit signs than indoor emergency exits? Learn more in this informative blog post!

The Importance of "NO EXIT" Signs
September 23, 2020 by

You may be familiar with exit signs, but have you ever noticed a “no exit” or “not an exit” sign in an emergency exit stairwell? Learn more about the importance of marking non-exit doors to stay compliant with NFPA 101 – Life Safety Code.