Keep Safe with Sign and Design Health and Safety Signs.Health and safety legislation is more stringent now than ever before. Those responsible for public places must meet legislative requirements to ensure that everyone is kept as safe as is possible. As part of the requirements, clear signage is hugely important. Luckily, Sign and Design Health and Safety Signs can make sure that all the requirements are met.
The most effective way of ensuring all that health and safety information can be seen by everyone necessary is by using signs. To ensure that health and safety issues are highlighted appropriately, the Health and Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996 brought into force the EC Safety Signs Directive (92/58/EEC). This EC Directive related to the provision and use of safety signs at work with the purpose of encouraging safety signs to be standardised throughout the member states of the European Union so that wherever they are seen, have the same meaning. set out the health and safety signage requirements. Sign and Design Health and Safety Signs are made to comply with these regulations meaning that customers know they are using appropriate signs when required.
The Regulations require specific safety signs to be displayed whenever there is a risk that has not been avoided or controlled in another way. In view of this, Sign and Design Health and Safety Signs can be required by all types of businesses and organisations, from schools to construction site. To meet the signage requirements of companies and organisations of all sizes, Sign and Design Health and Safety Signs can be produced in any number of styles and sign types which the company can manufacture and supply.
Health and Safety SignsFor health and safety signs which will be set out in open ground, for example, on a construction site or an area of waste ground where a hazard is present, Sign and Design Health and Safety signs can be supplied as free standing post mounted signs.
However, Sign and Design Health and Safety signs can also be manufactured as smaller scale sign products, such as door signs for example to warn of toxic materials or the requirement to wear ear protectors in a particular room. In addition, fire safety direction signs can be provided with customised direction indicators and these may be suitable for placing on doors or walls.
With the recent legislation which requires that all public places are non-smoking zones, Sign and Design Health and Safety signs can also be used to ensure that this is clear to all users of the public place. These “No Smoking” signs can be provided as solid wall or door mounted display signs, however, for premises such as pubs and restaurants, they may also be supplied as point of sale display items such as pop up displays.
Other options for Sign and Design Health and Safety signs, which are of use if surfaces are slippery, are stand alone signs, which can be used as floor or surface mounted signs, these not only catch the eye, but also can be moved easily to the position of a hazard.
For customers looking to comply with Health and Safety regulations, Sign and Design Health and Safety signs will meet all their requirements.