Stonehouse Blog and Safety News

Thu, 2011-04-07
I called Stonehouse signs with an emergency need for 1000 barricade tags printed front and back.  I supplied a sample and they were able to get back to me with a proof in less than an hour and by the afternoon that same day I had all 1000 tags in my possession.  I had called all over... Read Full Story
Tue, 2016-05-17
Stonehouse Signs Custom Camp Ground Signs
Custom Sign projects are a Stonehouse Signs specialty, and we especially enjoy working with local organizations to create high-quality signs for locations in our own backyard. So when the Yampa, Colorado Forest Ranger District asked us to create a series of Custom Recreational Camp Ground Signs... Read Full Story
Wed, 2016-05-11
Stonehouse Signs Custom Telecom Signs and Decals
May has arrived, the weather is improving, and now is the time to prepare for your spring telecom projects!In preparation for telecom project season each spring, Common Ground Alliance (CGA,) an association for utility industry professionals, releases their best practice guide. The guide is... Read Full Story
Mon, 2016-05-02
Stonehouse Signs Fall Prevention Sign Caution Lifeline Must Be Hooked Up While O
Each May, at the start of summer construction season, OSHA asks employers to conduct a Fall Safety Stand Down. This yearly event, intended to bring work site awareness to fall hazards, was officially launched on Workers Memorial Day in 2012. For 2016, this safety event will take place May 2 – 6.... Read Full Story
Wed, 2016-04-27
Stonehouse Signs Custom Fire Danger Sign Slider Sign
One of the best and most important communication tools in a forest fire manager’s arsenal is the fire danger sign. According to the U.S. Forest Service, each year about 73,000 wildfires burn about 7.3 million acres of land and destroy more than 2,600 structures. About 3,500 of those fires per year... Read Full Story
Tue, 2016-04-19
Stonehouse Signs No Smoking Signs
Perhaps no other set of laws in the United States changes as quickly and as frequently as smoking laws. Beginning about 20 years ago, states and communities across the country began to regulate where smoking was allowed and not allowed, and also began to ban smoking in specific areas such as... Read Full Story
Wed, 2016-04-13
Stonehouse Signs Eye PPE Sign Safety First Save Your Eyes Wear Eye Protection
In a year full of changes for OSHA, including increasing violation fines and updating the way it measures inspections, the government agency also recently announced it is also updating Eye and Face Protection standards for general industry, construction, shipyard employment, longshoring, and marine... Read Full Story
Wed, 2016-04-06
Stonehouse Signs Distracted Driving Month Buckle Up And Drive Carefully Sign
Each April, Stonehouse Signs, as a committed safety sign and tag manufacturer and a founding member of the National Safety Council (NSC), recognizes Distracted Driving Month. It is estimated that in 2014, distracted driving killed over 3,100 people in the U.S. Distracted Driving Month is designed... Read Full Story
Tue, 2016-03-29
Stonehouse Signs Custom Trail Signs
Hiking trails aren’t strictly for hiking anymore. Many of the well-traveled paths see a variety of visitors in both winter and summer months, including horseback riders, mountain bikers, snowshoers, cross country skiers and more. With this diverse group of visitors, trail sharing rules become very... Read Full Story
Thu, 2016-03-24
Stonehouse Signs Safety Sign Be Careful Dont Try To Lift More Than You Are Able
While headlines of Zika and Ebola have dominated news reports in the last year, one of the most pervasive health issues is so common that one in every two adults has symptoms. As we previously reported, musculoskeletal injuries accounted for 33 percent of all work related illness and injury cases... Read Full Story
Fri, 2016-03-18
Stonehouse Signs Spanish Signs English-Spanish No Smoking Sign with Symbol
Spanish is currently the second-most spoken language in the U.S., with an estimated 41 million native Spanish speakers and 11.6 bilingual English and Spanish speakers currently living in the U.S. To meet the growing need to communicate important information to this segment of the population,... Read Full Story