- Warn staff, visitors and the general public that turning on equipment is strictly prohibited
- The Health and Safety (safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996 details that prohibition signs must be displayed to prohibit certain behaviour and access to other areas
- Universal application - can be positioned as required
There are many instances in which it is not safe for staff or visitors to switch on equipment, electrics or machinery. This high quality red and white "Do Not Switch On" warning sign is lightweight and can be easily adhered to both interior and exterior walls and surfaces to warn staff, visitors and the general public that turning on equipment is strictly prohibited.
Having such signs in place helps to prevent staff and visitors from turning on equipment that needs to remain switched off and ensures your workplace is free from obvious hazards. The message is clear and identifiable. Including the sign will help to ensure that rules and company procedure are followed at all times, helping to reduce workplace accidents and risks.
These signs comply with the Health & Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations Act 1996, which details that prohibition signs must be displayed to prohibit certain behaviour and access to certain areas. They also conform to BS 5499.
This portrait sign has a universal application and can be easily positioned as required. It is useful for just about any organisation or business. These durable signs conform with current UK and EU legislation and are available in seven different sizes, ensuring your message can be seen wherever it is placed.
It is also possible to purchase these signs in three different types of non-photoluminescent material:
Polypropylene Rigid Plastic is particularly durable and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. It has a high-quality satin finish. Drill holes can be added for easy fixing.
The Self-Adhesive Rigid Plastic option is also suitable for indoor and outdoor use and has a satin finish with 3M Adhesive backing. The fixing on the back is a permanent self-adhesive. This type of material is particularly suitable for harsh environments.
Finally, the Self-Adhesive Vinyl has a high gloss finish. It is a permanent self-adhesive fixing and has an easy peel backing, making it particularly suitable for use on curved surfaces.
We have a range of similar prohibition signs that may also suit your business needs, including Do Not Use Mobile Phones and Out of Order.