The Ontario Building Code | Separation of Exits Separation of Exits

(1) Except as permitted by Sentence (2), if more than one exit is required from a floor area, each exit shall be separate from every other exit leading from that floor area.

(2) If more than two exits are provided from a floor area, exits are permitted to converge in conformance with Sentence, provided the cumulative capacity of the converging exits does not contribute more than 50% of the total required exitwidth for the floor area.