ANSI Compliant Signs and Labels

What are you trying to accomplish?

In Signs and Labels on 7 May 2009 at 2:03 pm

Caution: This Sign Has SHARP EDGES!

Can’t read the fine print? Click through.


What’s wrong with OSHA signs?

In ANSI, OSHA, Signs and Labels on 1 May 2009 at 8:35 am

OSHA "Confined Space" sign

This is a standard OSHA sign for a confined space. You can buy a sign exactly like this from any sign manufacturer, large or small. You could probably find something similar at your local Home Depot (sure enough, I found this with a simple search). So what’s wrong with it?

The Little Differences

In ANSI, Safety Symbols, Signs and Labels on 3 April 2009 at 1:33 pm

Radioactive Symbol

Pop Quiz: Which of these is the correct radiation alert symbol?

They are not readily noticeable, but if you look close you will see subtle differences. One of these symbols conforms to international standards, the other does not. Give up? Try these: