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DOUBLE KEYED DEADBOLTS NOT ALLOWED:rebrand.ly/doublekey

1: As per California Code for residential units " Exit doors shall be openable from the direction of exit travel without the use of a key or any special knowledge or effort whenever the building is occupied."SOURCE: https://www.dir.ca.gov/title8/3235.html

2:This means that a lock with keys on both sides are not allowe

3: However the above does not apply to exterior fences/gates, although it is still not a good idea to have double keyed locks
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 either as per  attorney Ted Kimball KTS show says
     "There is nothing to stop a lawsuit based upon such a theory and a good trial attorney can convince a jury to find liability. For instance if it were a 90 year old lady who                   couldn’t   work the locks the escape from a fire. . .
 








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