Types of Safety Helmet in Construction
Different Types of Safety Helmets used at the Construction site –Today I am Going to discuss different types of Safety Helmet/Safety Helmet Color Code Standard which we used at the site.
we give different names for their respective staff as per their job specifications to identify easily each staff member as shown in the pic.
for Manager, Site Engineer, Supervisor, Foreman, Labor, Carpenter, Safety officer, Electrician, Firefighter, etc. we give different colors helmet standard code.
Especially For Freshers
It is very important, especially for freshers. For freshers, it is very important to know about these color code standard of helmets, Because When you depute any site you can easily identify the staff that who is manager, who is supervisor, who is safety officer, who is electrician, who is from fire fighting and who are the labors and Carpenter.
So, you Must remember these color codes for your better identification of Staff members.
Here I will try to give you helmet color detail with pictures ok friends let’s started,
So, different types of Safety Helmet With Code Code are following:-
Here in the list 1st helmet is
1). White color Safety Helmet:-
So, the White color helmet is worn by the Site Manager, Site Engineer, or site foreman but sometimes in very Rarely cases, it can be wear by the Site Supervisor. But As per ACI Usually Site Supervisor Safety helmet Color is Black.
Now,2nd Safety Helmet is
Blue Hemet is worn by Electrician, Carpenter or each Technical Staff.
3). Red Helmet:-
Red Helmet is used by Fire Fighter.
4). Green Helmet:-
Green Safety Helmet wear by the safety officer or Safety Engineer, “Who is the safety officer at the site” wear an only green helmet so, you can easily identified safety officer or safety engineer at the site easily by their respective helmet color.
5). Grey Helmet:-
Grey Helmet is basically worn by Site visitors. it means the person who comes at the site for checking purposes, it may be any family members or owner of their home site. So, every person who is sitting in the office and only come to the site for checking purpose wear grey helmet.
6). Yellow Helmet:-
The yellow helmet is for Labors or Earthmoving Operators.
And the 7th Helmet is
7). Brown Helmet:-
Brown Helmet is for Welders or the person who is working in Heat Areas like Blast Furnace or where the heat is produced. the Brown helmet falls in the category of Heat Areas. So, the person working in the heat zone always wears a brown helmet.
So, Basically by these Helmet color codes, we identify the staff for each category.
So, According to Types of Safety Helmet/Safety Helmet Color Code Standard
Engineers wear White Helmets.
The supervisor will wear a Black Helmet.
Electricians and Carpenters wear blue helmets.
Safety Officer wears a green helmet.
Site Visitors will wear a grey helmet.
Labors and Earthmoving operators will wear Yellow Helmet.
Welders will wear Brown Helmet.
The firefighters worn Red helmet by and so on…..
So, the main purpose of the helmet color code is basically to identify each staff person at the site.
Ok Friends, these are the Types of Safety Helmet/Safety Helmet Color Code Standard.
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Types of Safety Helmet in Construction-Safety Helmet Color Code Standard