This recall involves dormakaba Delayed Egress Locks with model number DE8310 found on the inside of the wiring cavity cover plate. These locks detect when pressure is applied to a door and are set with a release delay of 15 or 30 seconds. The recalled locks include an internal or external alarm sounder, key switch for reset and override, and a building code sign for single out swinging doors. Delayed egress locks are typically used on perimeter exit doors and internal fire doors to discourage or delay unauthorized exit while providing a safe means of escape during a fire or other catastrophic emergency.
Delayed Egress LocksAbout 2,400
Installed by contractors nationwide from October 2019 through March 2021 for between $1,200 and $1,400.
Recall Date: Aug 11, 2021
The firm has received reports of 56 incidents with the recalled locks. No injuries have been reported.
Shanghai One Top Corporation, of Shanghai, China
dormakaba USA Inc., of Indianapolis, Ind.
Recall ID: 9118
Last Published: Aug 11, 2021
Emert Number: 21177
Emert Status: Notified