Tactile warning labels alert blind and partially sighted people that they are handling a dangerous product as per ISO 11683: 1997. It is stated that ‘All chemicals sold to the public which are labelled corrosive, toxic, flammable or harmful must by law have a tactile danger warning label to alert the blind or partially signted that they are handling a dangerous product. Made to European Standard BS EN ISO 11683:1997.
Tactile labels are produced on a clear material, therefore they can be applied to another label or container and also applied by either hand or automatic application to provide the raised effect required in the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. Our Tactile labels are produced on a clear polypropylene material which conforms with B.S 5609:1986.