|Document ID (ISN)||76411|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Catering Information Sheet No.16
Health and Safety Executive
||Safety signs in the catering industry
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Aug. 2000. 3p. Illus. 5 ref.
||This information sheet presents the safety signs the catering premises need to display depending on the risks present. Main safety signs that are required are: wet floors; storage of harmful chemicals; fire exit signs; fire fighting signs; first aid location; gas pipes and LPG cylinder stores; fragile roofs. Commercially bought and self-made signs should comply with the Health and Safety (Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996 (see CIS 96-392). Catering establishments should check their existing signs to ensure that they are correct, suitably located, clean and durable and that the lighting of illuminated signs is regularly checked.
||occupational safety; danger symbols; hotel industry; United Kingdom
||falls of persons; dangerous substances; flammable substances; data sheet; harmful substances; first-aid services; comment on directive; roofs
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Psychology and sociology
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Hotels and restaurants
Classification and labelling of chemicals