It is a legal requirement for all companies and organizations to have warning signs and safety hazard signs put in place for wherever a potential danger or hazard lies for any person, be it an employee, an executive, a client, or a random bystander, who might be around and could get hurt by these things.
A surprising number of firms and businesses do not have such signs in place where they absolutely should have them and because of that the people around the business are likely to get hurt in some way or the other. It would be wise for any business owner to go ahead and buy safety signs for their buildings and offices so that people are not consistently in danger because of their negligence. Even in the past many people have suffered because of company negligence and that has ruined and even ended people’s lives.
The company or firm should also get motivation to do this from the fact that they can be heavily fined and sued if they do manage to hurt or harm other people because of their negligence. People can get hurt on the premises of your work place and that entitles them to sue you if you did not have the proper warning signs in place. A good example of this is not having any signs signaling where the fire escapes are and if a fire does break out and people cannot find the way out, you can be held responsible. You can also be held accountable for things like not labeling a water supply that is not fit for washing dishes or drinking water, it could lead to poisoning and that would again be the responsibility of the company. Having signs up ensures that you are not going to be at fault.