Fire Apparatus Tags, Labels and Signage

Fire Apparatus Tags, Labels and Signage

FIRE APPARATUS TAGS, LABELS AND SIGNAGE

NFPA Compliant 

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PUMP OPERATOR ELECTROCUTION HAZARD PLATE

 

Provisions shall be made to ensure that the pump operator is not in contact with the ground.

Signs shall be placed to warn the pump operator of electrocution hazards.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

PUMP OPERATOR ELECTROCUTION HAZARD PLATE

 

GVWR CERTIFICATION LABEL

A final manufacturer's certification of the GVWR or GCWR, along with a certification of each GAWR, shall be supplied on a label affixed to the vehicle.

Construction:
• .001 clear polyester separate overlay
• .002 imprint polyester

GVWR CERTIFICATION LABEL

 

MANUFACTURED HEIGHT OF VEHICLE PLATE

 

The fire apparatus manufacturer shall permanently affix a high-visibility label in a location visible to the driver while seated.

The label shall show the height of the completed fire apparatus in feet and inches or in meters, the length of the completed fire apparatus in feet and inches or in meters, and the GVWR in tons or metric tons.

Wording on the label shall indicate that the information shown was current when the apparatus was manufactured and that, if the overall height changes while the vehicle is in service,the fire department must revise that dimension on the plate.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

MANUFACTURED HEIGHT OF VEHICLE PLATE

 

FLUID LEVEL DATA PLATE

 

A permanent label in the driving compartment shall specify the quantity and type of the following fluids used in the vehicle and tire information:

(1) Engine oil
(2) Engine coolant
(3) Chassis transmission fluid
(4) Pump transmission lubrication fluid
(5) Pump priming system fluid, if applicable
(6) Drive axle(s) lubrication fluid
(7) Air conditioning refrigerant
(8) Air conditioning lubrication oil
(9) Power steering fluid
(10) Cab tilt mechanism fluid
(11) Transfer case fluid
(12) Equipment rack fluid
(13) CAFS air compressor system lubricant
(14) Generator system lubricant
(15) Front tire cold pressure
(16) Rear tire cold pressure
(17) Maximum tire speed ratings

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

FLUID LEVEL DATA PLATE

 

HAZARD LIGHT PLATE

 

The hazard light shall be marked with a sign that reads "Do Not Move Apparatus When Light Is On."

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

HAZARD LIGHT PLATE

 

PERSONNEL CAPACITY PLATE

 

A label that states the number of personnel the vehicle is designed to carry shall be located in an area visible to the driver.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

PERSONNEL CAPACITY PLATE

 

SEATED AND BELTED WARNING PLATE

 

Signs that read "Occupants Must be Seated and Belted When Apparatus Is in Motion" shall be visible from each seated position.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

SEATED AND BELTED WARNING PLATE

 

DO NOT USE SEAT PLATE

 

Each seating position that is not intended to be used during transit shall be individually labeled as follows:

WARNING: THIS SEAT IS NOT TO BE OCCUPIED WHILE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

DO NOT USE SEAT PLATE

 

SEAT HEAD HEIGHT LABEL

 

A label stating "DO NOT WEAR HELMET WHILE SEATED" shall be visible from each seating location.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

SEAT HEAD HEIGHT LABEL

 

DO NOT RIDE PLATE

 

A sign shall be located on the vehicle at the rear step areas and at any cross walkways to warn personnel that riding in or on these areas while the vehicle is in motion is prohibited.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

DO NOT RIDE PLATE

 

PUMP ENGINE RUNNING PLATE

 

The indicator or light shall be marked with a label that reads "Pump Engine Running."

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

PUMP ENGINE RUNNING PLATE

 

PUMP OPERATOR WARNING PLATE

 

A sign shall be provided on the pump operator's panel that states the following:

WARNING: Death or serious injury might occur if proper operating procedures are not followed. The pump operator as well as individuals connecting supply or discharge hoses to the apparatus must be familiar with water hydraulics hazards and component limitations.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

PUMP OPERATOR WARNING PLATE

 

THROTTLE READY PLATE

 

A "Throttle Ready" indicator that lights when the pump is in the "OK to Pump" mode shall be provided on the pump operator's panel.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

THROTTLE READY PLATE

 

OK TO PUMP PLATE

 

An "OK to Pump" indicator shall be provided in the driving compartment to indicate that the pump is engaged, the chassis transmission is in pump gear, the transfer case drive to the chassis wheels is in neutral, and the parking brake is engaged.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

OK TO PUMP PLATE

 

PUMP ENGAGED PLATE

 

A "Pump Engaged" indicator shall be provided in the driving compartment to indicate that the pump shift has been successfully completed.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

PUMP ENGAGED PLATE

 

PUMP INTAKE AND PUMP DISCHARGE PLATES

 

Pressure gauges shall be marked with labels that read "Pump Intake" for the intake pressure gauge and "Pump Discharge" for the discharge pressure gauge.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

PUMP INTAKE AND PUMP DISCHARGE PLATES

 

PUMP CERTIFICATION TEST LABEL

 

A test label shall be provided at the pump operator's panel that gives the rated discharges and pressures together with the speed of the engine as determined by the certification test for each unit, the position of the parallel/series pump as used, and the governed speed of the engine as stated by the engine manufacturer on a certified brake horsepower curve.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

PUMP CERTIFICATION TEST LABEL

 

WATER FILL PLATE

 

The cover shall be marked with a label that reads "Water Fill."

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

WATER FILL PLATE

 

HYDRAULIC OIL ONLY PLATE

 

The fill location shall be conspicuously marked with a label that reads "Hydraulic Oil Only."

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

HYDRAULIC OIL ONLY PLATE

 

AERIAL LADDER ELECTROCUTION HAZARD

 

A sign(s) shall be placed at any ground level operator's position to warn the operator(s) of electrocution hazards.

Warning and caution signs shall indicate hazards inherent in the operation of the aerial device, including, but not limited to the following:

(1) Electrical hazards where the aerial device does not provide protection to the personnel from contact with or proximity to an electrically charged conductor

(2) Electrical hazards where the aerial device does not provide protection to ground personnel who contact the apparatus when it is in contact with energized electrical conductors

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

AERIAL LADDER ELECTROCUTION HAZARD

 

AERIAL STABILIZER MOTION PLATE

 

Warning and caution signs shall indicate hazards inherent in the operation of the aerial device, including, but not limited to the following:

(3) Hazards from stabilizer motion

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

AERIAL STABILIZER MOTION PLATE

 

HAZARD PLATE

 

Warning and caution signs shall indicate hazards inherent in the operation of the aerial device, including, but not limited to the following:

(4) Hazards that can result from failure to follow manufacturer's operating instructions

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

HAZARD PLATE

 

AERIAL INFORMATION SPECIFICATION PLATE

 

Labels shall disclose the following information relative to the aerial device:

(1) Make
(2) Model
(3) Insulated or noninsulated
(4) Serial number
(5) Date of manufacture
(6) Rated capacity
(7) Rated vertical height
(8) Rated horizontal reach
(9) Maximum hydraulic system pressure (if applicable)
(10) Hydraulic oil requirements (change quantity and type), if applicable

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

AERIAL INFORMATION SPECIFICATION PLATE

 

FOAM TANK FILL PLATE

 

A label that reads "Foam Tank Fill" shall be placed at or near any foam concentrate tank fill opening.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

FOAM TANK FILL PLATE

 

FOAM CONCENTRATION LABELS

 

A label that specifies the following shall be placed at or near any foam concentrate tank fill opening:

(1) Type(s) of foam concentrate the system is designed to use
(2) Any restrictions on the type of foam concentrate that can be used with the system
(3) A warning message that reads "Warning: Do Not Mix Brands and Types of Foam"

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

FOAM CONCENTRATION LABELS

 

COMPRESSED AIR FOAM INSTRUCTION PLATE

 

An instruction plate shall be provided that is visible from the pump operator's position and states the following:

(1) Open and close valves slowly.
(2) Do not run with just air and water.
(3) Shut off air when foam tank is empty.
(4) Be prepared for high nozzle reactions-open nozzle slowly.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

COMPRESSED AIR FOAM INSTRUCTION PLATE

 

POWER SOURCE SPECIFICATION PLATE

 

If there is permanent wiring on the apparatus that is designed to be connected to the power source, a power source specification label that is permanently attached to the apparatus at the operator's control station shall provide the operator with the following information:

Power Source Specifications Operational Category

Rated voltage(s) and type (ac or dc)
Phase
Rated frequency
Rated amperage
Continuous rated watts
Power source engine speed

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

POWER SOURCE SPECIFICATION PLATE

 

SHORE POWER INLET SPECIFICATION PLATE

 

The apparatus shall have a label permanently affixed at the power inlet that indicates the following information:

Shorepower Inlet

Line voltage
Current rating

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

SHORE POWER INLET SPECIFICATION PLATE

 

POWER REWIND REEL SPECIFICATION PLATE

 

A label that indicates the following information shall be provided in a visible location adjacent to any permanently connected reel:

(1) Current rating
(2) Current type
(3) Phase
(4) Voltage
(5) Total cord length

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

POWER REWIND REEL SPECIFICATION PLATE

 

HOT SURFACES CAUTION LABEL

 

If covering or guarding the surface affects the operation of the component, a label shall be provided that states "Caution: Hot Surfaces When Operating."

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

HOT SURFACES CAUTION LABEL

 

AIRFLOW OBSTRUCTION WARNING LABEL

 

The final stage installer shall provide a warning label(s) cautioning: "Do not obstruct airflow path with equipment mounting."

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

AIRFLOW OBSTRUCTION WARNING LABEL

 

PURIFIER SYSTEM WARNING LABEL

 

A warning label shall be installed at the purifier chambers as follows:

WARNING: Prior to changing purifier cartridges, or performing service or maintenance on the purifier system, release all air pressure in the air compressor system.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

PURIFIER SYSTEM WARNING LABEL

 

SUPPLY PRESSURE PLATE

 

Air supply regulation shall include the following provisions on an operator's air control panel:

(1) One air pressure gauge marked with a label that reads "Supply Pressure" between the air supply line valve and the pressure self-relieving regulator

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate

SUPPLY PRESSURE PLATE

 

AIR SUPPLY REGULATION LABEL

 

Air supply regulation shall include the following provisions on an operator's air control panel:

(6) A warning label installed next to the pressure regulator to indicate working pressure setting and that a relief valve will release at 1 0 percent higher than the working pressure

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

AIR SUPPLY REGULATION LABEL

 

SCBA HAZARD LABEL

 

A warning sign shall indicate the hazards inherent in the operation of filling SCBA or SCUBA cylinders.

Construction:
• Permanent high relief metal plate
• .010 VSS-XC severe duty composite

SCBA HAZARD LABEL

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