When starting a labeling project, navigating the different materials and features can be a challenge. On top of the seemingly endless amount of options, widespread misunderstandings can also deter you … Continue Reading 5 Label Material Construction Myths Debunked
The National Electric Safety Code (NESC®) and National Electric Code (NEC®) are frequently mistaken for one another. It is important for anyone working with electrical systems to understand the purpose … Continue Reading NESC and NEC: What is the Difference?
Designed with the safety of lineworkers in mind Safeguard against the dangerous and potentially expensive consequences of misidentifying switches with Electromark’s new Primary Cable Marker. The Primary Cable Marker attaches … Continue Reading New Product Announcement: The Primary Cable Marker
It’s not uncommon to come across the “811 Call Before You Dig” reminder on safety and ID products. It’s a relatively straightforward message from the Common Ground Alliance, but the … Continue Reading When You Should Add 811 “Call Before You Dig” Reminders to Safety and ID Products
Many different types of cables now share the same trench or raceway, subsequently giving many maintenance organizations access to your cables. The chance of selecting the wrong cable during maintenance … Continue Reading What You Should Know About Cable Marking
Electromark has a wide variety of plastic and metal digits and holders. Pairing holders with the right digits isn’t always an intuitive process but the tips below can help. Are … Continue Reading How To Pair Up Electromark Holders & Digits
Tagout tags have an important role in the utility industry, so they should be easy to understand and fill out. Below are 10 tips to consider when designing your Tagout … Continue Reading 10 Tips for Designing Effective Tagout Tags
What is Vandlshield UV®? Vandlshield UV (VSUV) is a premium, clear, fluoropolymer graphic protection film, that significantly extends the look and life expectancy of your signs, especially in outdoor environments. … Continue Reading What You Should Know About Electromark’s Vandlshield UV® Graphic Overlaminate
Background The Edwin S. George Reserve (ESGR) is a 1300 acre fenced preserve located in Livingston County, Michigan. Throughout the years, it has been the center of many long and … Continue Reading Customer Success Story: The Edwin S. George Reserve
Electromark has provided electrical utilities with trustworthy service and durable safety solutions for 50 years! During those 50 years we’ve remained committed to being your partner for all your safety … Continue Reading Electromark Celebrates 50 Years of Being Your Outdoor ID Experts
As many of us begin to return to work, the health and safety of employees and customers remains a top priority. Electromark offers a wide variety of social distancing signage, … Continue Reading Where Should I Place Social Distancing Signage?
Electromark now offers a line of COVID-19 solutions, designed for both indoor and outdoor usage in mind. These new offerings are key reminders of what to do to help stop … Continue Reading COVID-19 Signage Overview
Be a stickler when it comes to applying stickers! Common labels in the electrical utility industry are the adhesive-backed stickers used for number/letter identification marking and hazard warning safety signage … Continue Reading How to Apply a Label Correctly
In the 1980’s, a communication supervisor at Ontario Hydro (Hydro One) created a campaign featuring a cartoon bird named, “ZAP the Safety Bird”. Designed as a safety initiative aimed at … Continue Reading Should ZAP Retire? A History & Review of ZAP the Safety Bird
The ANSI Z535 Standard for Environmental and Facility Safety Signs states, (as recommended practice) that the wording used on your safety-related hazard alerting sign should contain 3 elements: 1) A … Continue Reading How to Craft an Effective Safety Sign Message
With the increased demand for asset information to be accessible (and validated) regularly, inventory tracking software and barcodes have become necessary for companies to keep up in today’s market. On … Continue Reading Electromark’s Guide to Using Barcodes