What are electrical warning signs? - The Sign Shed

What are electrical warning signs?

Electrical warning signs are used to alert people to the presence of electricity and to warn them of the potential dangers of electrical hazards. They are an important part of electrical safety. Displaying them on-site can help to prevent accidents and injuries in the workplace.

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Why is ear protection signage vital for your business? - The Sign Shed

Why is ear protection signage vital for your business?

Protect workers' hearing: Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a serious and preventable occupational hazard. It is caused by exposure to excessive noise levels over time and can lead to tinnitus (ringing in the ears), permanent hearing loss in severe cases, and other health problems. Ear protection signs help to ensure that workers are aware of the risks of noise exposure and that they are taking steps to protect their hearing.

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Your Essential Guide to UK Safety Signs: A Comprehensive Overview - The Sign Shed

Your Essential Guide to UK Safety Signs: A Comprehensive Overview

Safety signs are crucial in communicating hazards and emergency procedures in various environments, including workplaces, public spaces, and educational settings. In the UK, safety signage adheres to specific regulations and standards to ensure effective communication and hazard prevention. This comprehensive guide delves into the world of UK safety signs, covering their types, applications, legislation, and compliance requirements.

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How to avoid injury with manual handling - The Sign Shed

How to avoid injury with manual handling

Manual handling is essential to many business operations, including construction, manufacturing, transportation, nursing and agriculture. Unfortunately, manual handling injuries are quite common, accounting for over a third of workplace injuries. As a result, employers have a legal responsibility to assess the risks of their operations and implement reasonable measures that ensure the health and safety of their staff.

Keep reading to learn more about manual handling and how you can avoid injury with manual handling.

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