Let us start with the definition of safety. Safety is: The condition of being protected from or unlikely to cause danger, risk, or injury.
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What does ADA mean?
The ADA stands for the Americans with Disabilities Act, formed in 1990. The ADA requires that buildings, facilities, and vehicles covered by the law are accessible in terms of architecture, design, transportation, and communication to individuals with disabilities
Safety signage requirements started in 1914 with only the most basic danger and caution signs for the safety of workers in the workplace. It wasn’t until 1918 that the (ANSI) American National Standards Institute was founded. They are a private, not for profit organization whose Mission statement is “To enhance both the global competitiveness of U.S. business and the U.S. quality of life by promoting and facilitating voluntary consensus standards and conformity assessment systems, and safeguarding their integrity.”