Safety Tag Design Guide- Color
Use color to add emphasis and impact.
Accident prevention tags have certain colors have been standardized and therefore are easily recognized:
Safety Red identifies , & Electric Power. Some common applications are fire protection, emergency egress, emergency stop bars, electrical switches and electric power facilities.
Safety Orange identifies an intermediate level of hazard – .
Safety Yellow identifies . Common applications include alerting against unsafe practices, identifying physical hazards, personal protection messages, on signs and to indicate petroleum pipelines.
Safety Blue identifies any mandatory action not directly associated with a hazard. Policies, information, etc. Also used to indicate buried water pipelines.
Safety Green identifies the location of safety equipment, first aid, egress, general safety information. Also used to indicate buried sewer pipelines.
If you’re designing a Custom Tag, you can select your colors based on the guidelines we have provided or choose your own colors. Below are the Stonehouse Signs standard colors - however, if you want a color that is not seen here, no problem. Simply provide a PMS number or a sample to match. Custom colors may be an additional fee, contact an Account Manager for more information or a price quote.
Stonehouse Standard Colors