Recreational vehicle emergency exits are explicitly required by regulations to be installed on all campers and RV’s. Recreational vehicle fires can be particularly rapid due to the enclosed confines of an RV and the materials inside. Two emergency exits are typically required on all recreational vehicles, an emergency exit must be placed on the sleeping area and the living area of an RV. RV emergency exit windows must be regularly inspected for proper function.
An RV emergency exit window replacement must be done if the RV’s emergency exits appear to be worn-out or damaged from use. RV emergency exit windows are known to have fallen off vehicles or getting stuck in their locked positions, so RV owners need to inspect all RV emergency exit windows regularly. If a recreational vehicle has a fully-functional kitchen, it is paramount that damaged or worn-out emergency exits need an RV emergency exit window replacement. When choosing an RV emergency exit window replacement, a larger than standard RV emergency window exit replacement must be considered for ease of egress in case of an RV fire or accident. The emergency exit window replacement must be located above the sleeping and the living area of an RV to allow the occupants an escape route in case the RV doors are blocked by fire or thick smoke.
RV emergency exit replacement windows can either be made of shatter-proof glass or high-impact plastics. They can either be clear, tinted, or opaque and some RV emergency exit windows can be had with trim rings and either be framed or frameless. All roof-mounted RV emergency exit window replacements come with weatherproof rubber seals to prevent dust or rainwater from getting into the recreational vehicle. A sliding screen is included with the RV emergency exit window replacement to prevent insects or debris from entering the RV when the emergency exit window is opened for ventilation.
RV emergency exit windows are hinged and open-up towards the outside so the emergency exit windows must not be blocked or near a possible obstruction. They are equipped with quick-release latches and are easily marked with high visibility colors such as bright red or orange and some latches come with high visibility pull tabs for faster opening of the emergency window exits.
Frameless RV emergency exit window replacements have a clean and uncluttered design with hidden hinges that allow the windows to open outward during a fire or an RV accident. All frameless exit window replacements come with high-quality, hidden rubber seals that prevent dust and water from entering the RV. Framed RV emergency exit window replacement have durable high-impact plastic or aluminum frames that can fully support heavier RV glass types and their locking mechanisms.
RV emergency exit windows can be had with quick release locks that are very easy to open even for children and senior people. The locks are large enough to make pulling the lock release lever as effortless as possible under time-pressured situations during an RV fire or accident. RV emergency exit window replacements are available for all window sizes with different thicknesses of window panes.