Fire Exit Signs and other Fire Safety Signs – ASimple Guide to Regulations

Owning a business in NYC has rules and regulations. According to more recent studies there are four diverse types of fire safety codes, and all are thought to be merging into one international code. This is so that the rules and regulations can be easier understood and followed. By having one set of fire code laws to be followed it will lead to safer conditions for all of those involved.

In the City of New York there are codes and regulations that must be followed. HPD, otherwise known as the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development is the department that oversees keeping housing affordable and safe. With the cost of living as high as it is it this is the department that ensures the average family has a place to live that is affordable and safe for the families.

HPD Building Signs NYC

With the rules and regulations to be followed by the HPD there are certain signs that must be placed by the business or property owner. Large complexes may have a building management company to make sure that all the rules and regulations are being followed and proper HPD signage are placed.

A few of the more common HPD signs are:

  • Building Management Signs
  • Floor Number Signs
  • Regulatory Signs
  • Varied Required Building Signs


Fire Safety Sign

Fire safety signs are needed for the safety of anyone visiting, residing, or employed in any property. If these signs are not displayed as they should be the chances for injury and death rise if there was to be a fire emergency.

Fire Safety Signs in the City of New York help both the fire department and those individuals who are in or near the building that is having a fire. Those fire safety signs can be telling people how to get out of the building and letting others know exactly where the fire extinguishers are located.

Typically, NYC fire safety signs are made from aluminum and typically the colors red and white are used to make them highly visible. NYC fire safety signs can include:

  • Emergency Exit Red Sign
  • Emergency Exit Sign
  • Fire Alarm Control Panel Sign
  • Siamese Connection FDNY Signs
  • Fire Department Use No Water Signs
  • Fire Hose Sign
  • Fire Door Keep Closed Black Sign
  • Fire Pump Room Sign
  • Fire Pump with Arrow Sign
  • In Case of Fire UseNO Water Sign
  • No Standpipe Connection Stairway Sign
  • Main Disconnect Sign
  • Main Line Disconnect Switch Sign

These are just a few examples of the NYC fire safety signs that HPD Signs NY has available for our customers. HPD signs can be made is assorted sizes and our team is able to provide fast turnaround at affordable prices. Because signs are our business, we make it our business to stay current on all HPD Sign requirements.

Have questions concerning NYC HPD Signs? Feel free to contact us by calling: (718) 453-8300.