What is the significance of painting the scaffold with color?

Different colors of paint for steel pipe scaffolding are mainly used as warnings. Both red and yellow are warning colors, one section is yellow and one section is red, in order to be eye-catching.

1. Safety color
In real life applications, there are safety colors. Safety colors include four colors, namely red, yellow, blue, and green.
Red means prohibition, stop. Hazardous devices or environments are painted with red marks. Such as prohibition signs, traffic prohibition signs, fire-fighting equipment.
Yellow means attention and warning. Devices, equipment or environments that need to be warned are painted with red marks. Such as scenic signs, traffic prohibition signs, fire-fighting equipment.
Yellow means attention and warning. Devices, equipment or environments that need to be warned of people’s attention are painted with yellow marks. Such as warning signs, traffic warning signs.
Blue means the instructions are strictly followed. Such as instruction signs must wear personal protective equipment, traffic knowledge signs, etc.
Green means passage, safety and information. It can be marked with green for traffic or safety conditions. For example, it means traffic, machine, start button, safety signal flag, etc.

2. Contrasting colors
There are two contrasting colors, black and white, and the contrasting color of yellow safety color is black. The contrasting colors of red, blue, and green safety colors are all white. The black and white colors are contrasting colors.
Black is used for safety signs, graphic symbols, collection graphics of warning signs and public information signs.
White is used as the background color of the red, blue, and green safety colors in the safety signs. It can also be used for the text and graphic symbols of safety signs, safety passages, traffic markings, and safety lines on railway platforms.
Red and white stripes are more eye-catching than red alone, indicating that no traffic is allowed, crossing is prohibited, etc., and are used as barriers and isolation piers for highway traffic and other aspects.
The stripes of yellow and black are more eye-catching than using yellow alone, which means special attention should be paid. Used for lifting fishing hooks, pressing devices of shears, punch sliders, etc.
The blue and white stripes are more eye-catching than blue alone, and are used to indicate directions. They are mostly traffic guidance signs.


Post time: Sep-10-2021