ORS 447.275
Nonliability for emergency exit deficiencies

Architects, engineers or other persons designing buildings; contractors and other persons erecting buildings; building officials, plans examiners, inspectors, the Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services, the State Fire Marshal, State Fire Marshal deputies, municipal fire marshals or municipal deputies inspecting buildings; or a municipal appeals board shall be relieved of any personal or financial liability from persons suffering injury or death or those persons’ heirs as the result of exiting deficiencies during emergencies resulting from access for persons with disabilities required by ORS 447.210 (Definitions for ORS 447.210 to 447.280) to 447.280 (Enforcement powers) or standards adopted under them. [1979 c.133 §8; 1989 c.224 §116; 1991 c.67 §123]

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