Drinking Water Labels
What is a Drinking Water sign? a Drinking Water sign is an information type of message sign that has a meaning that the water tap or water dispenser is safe to drink from. Where do i display Drinking Water signs? you would display Drinking Water signs in locations where the water supply available is safe to drink from so you are providing everyone with re-assurance that the water is safe to drink.
Around your workplace or site you may have water taps that are not safe to drink from, however you may have water taps that is safe to drink from but not everyone will be aware of this so it is very important that where you have drinking water supplies that is safe you will need to let everyone know this by displaying the appropriate drinking water signage.
The best way to ensure everyone is aware that your water taps are safe to drink from around your sites is to install these Drinking Water Labels, when you display these Drinking Water Labels you are sending a clear safety information message to all staff, visitors, contractors and the general public that your water is safe to drink.
What do Drinking Water Labels look like? Drinking Water Labels are an informative type of sign which consist of the words "Drinking Water" which is printed in white and displayed on a green background and above the message "Drinking Water" is an image of a white tick which means okay or yes and on the left of the sign is an image of a tap dispensing water into a glass printed in white and displayed onto the green background.
The health and Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) regulations 1996 state that Drinking Water Labels must be displayed to inform and show everyone your water is safe to drink so by displaying these Drinking Water Labels you are complying with health & safety. Our range of Drinking Water Labels are available with free delivery too. Please display your Drinking Water Labels in clear positions around your sites where you want to let everyone know your water is safe to drink.
The Health and Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996 details that Drinking Water stickers must have a green background which contains a pictogram so by displaying these Drinking Water stickers you are compliant with The Health & Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996. In addition these Drinking Water stickers where applicable, conform to BS EN ISO 7010. Our range of Drinking Water stickers are available in a wide range of sizes, materials and formats to suit all types of premises.
Drinking Water stickers are required where, although putting in place any other relevant safe drinking water measures, any significant risks to the health and safety of employees, visitors, contractors or the general public should remain in place, Drinking Water stickers must be clear, legible and easy to understand and should be used to identify actions that are for informing everyone that the water is safe to drink and as a result displaying these Drinking Water stickers your are compliant with the signs and signal regulations.
In deciding when and where to use your Drinking Water stickers, employers must consider the results of the risk assessment made under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 (the Management Regulations).2 This assessment should identify where these Drinking Water stickers should be used if they will help to ensure everyone is aware your water is safe to drink.
It is vital that employers make sure their employees are aware of and understand the meaning of these Drinking Water stickers by providing training where required. Although these Drinking Water stickers are self-explanatory, new employees may be unfamiliar with the meaning of these Drinking Water stickers, It is because of this that the meaning of these Drinking Water stickers are clearly explained to everyone and that staff, visitors, contractors and in some cases the general public are aware of the consequences of not following the information provided by your Drinking Water stickers.
Drinking Water stickers, Made from a high gloss flexible self-adhesive material with an easy peel backing, Handy self-adhesive labels to warn of hazards, Use these labels to ensure staff follow procedures and are reminded of hazards. Adhere easily to machinery or surrounding areas.
Suitable for use indoor or outdoor when applied to smooth, clean, dry surfaces Ideal for curved surfaces such as cylinders, Self adhesive labels are quick and easy to position and require no fixing.
Drinking Water stickers Specifications
Made from a high gloss flexible self-adhesive material with an easy peel backing
- Handy self-adhesive labels to warn of hazards
- Use these labels to ensure staff follow procedures and are reminded of hazards
- Adhere easily to machinery or surrounding areas
- Suitable for use indoor or outdoor when applied to smooth, clean, dry surfaces
- Ideal for curved surfaces such as cylinders
- Self adhesive labels are quick and easy to position and require no fixing
- Size (H x W) 58 x 90 mm, 87 x 135 mm.
- Application Area Indoor and Outdoor
- Colour(s) Green/White
- Features - Laminated No
- Features - Write On No
- Material Vinyl
- Shape Rectangle
- Sign/Symbol Drinking Water
- Sign Type Information
- Supplied in Pack of 6
- Tamper Resistant No
- Type Drinking Water