These pages provide information about safety and hazard warning signs, labels and tags. Select the type of hazard sign you'd like to learn about:
Danger signs indicate an immediate hazard and they inform people about special precautions that are necessary.
OSHA states that there is to be no variation in the type of design of signs posted to warn of specific dangers.
Making DANGER signs: The word "DANGER" should be printed in white letters on a red oval over a rectangular black field.
The body of the sign should be white and the message in black.
Additional pictograms may be included in the message area on the sign.
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