Section 10-5. Requirements for safety signage and signalling

The employer shall assess hazardous conditions in the undertaking to ensure that safety signage and signalling are in place where such hazards cannot be avoided by other measures.
If the effect is the same, a choice can be made between:
  • light signals, audio signals or verbal instructions;
  • hand signals or verbal instructions;
  • a warning colour or safety signage to indicate places where there is an obstacle or an elevation difference.
Signals that can be used together:
  • light signals and audio signals;
  • light signals and verbal instructions;
  • hand signals and verbal instructions.