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lift caution plate

lift caution plates

Initial Reference:
Vocabulary of Post Office Engineering Stores (1953)

Broader term:

Scope notes:
Cautionary notices plates associated with safe working of lifts in buildings, e.g. Plates, Caution, No.15 ('LIFT NOT WORKING - DO NOT TOUCH...'; No.16 ('KEEP CLEAR OF THE GATES' ) and No.17 ('TO TAMPER WITH THE GATES, LOCKS OR ANY OTHER PARTS OF THIS LIFT IS DANGEROUS.....').


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