Eric Prinzing is senior copy editor at Zing Green Safety Products, a manufacturer of sustainable safety products in Oswego, IL. The product line includes signage, lockout/tagout, padlocks and more. To learn more, visit www.zinggreenproducts.com.
The identity of each chemical, and all relevant information concerning the potential hazards of each material, must be clearly posted, and employees who work with workplace chemicals must be trained to interpret chemical labels
This article provides a general outline for choosing and implementing signage and lighting. These include: the layout of the building or area which requires signs, the material of the signs, the intensity of the lighting, and the specific needs of a given workforce.