Refer to: State of Delaware Fire Regulations
Emergency lighting equipment is designed to provide illumination during power outages.
Yes!! NFPA 101 life Safety Code requires the installation of emergency lighting under sections 5.8 & 5.10
Yes!! NFPA 101 Life Safety Code Section 31-1.3.7 requires a 30 second test at 30 day intervals and an annual test for a 1 1/2 hour duration. NFPA 70 requires testing upon installation and periodically. Both codes require written records to be kept for inspection by the authority having jurisdiction.
Yes!! Very much so.
Yes!! Fire marshals, Building inspectors, and OSHA inspectors can all inspect, and give out heavy fines if the units prove to be inoperable.