What are the main objectives of a safety sign?

The main objective of a safety sign is to quickly and accurately warn individuals about certain hazardous objects, situations, or areas that may cause an injury or accident. They also can be used to:

  • Inform workers of specific safety requirements.
  • Provide general information and direction.
  • Remind individuals to use certain protective equipment.
  • Show locations of emergency equipment or exits.
  • Indicate certain prohibited areas or actions.