Archive for October 4th, 2007

Everywhere There’s Signs

The Army Corps of Engineers has a handy guidebook (2.7MB PDF) on signage, both where and how to place signs on the Corps’ projects, but illustrating the available signs, as well. Some will be familiar to anyone who’s ever been on a military base, or in a national park; others you don’t see so often. A few are just outright funny. Below are three of my favorites…
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Ten Ways to Stay Alert

An entertaining list of safety tips from the Navy’s Commander of Fleet Operations, Okinawa: top ten ways to stay alert.

    • #10: Paying attention is cheaper than paying a doctor.
      #9:Hazards love to feast on the tender flesh of the space cadet.
  • “Tender flesh of the space cadet,” heh. See the Navy website for the complete list.

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