Safety Helmet, yes as names says it is used for safety purpose but yes it has other things also apart from safety reason. If safety is the only thing, then all of us can wear the same color of.

It helps us to identify the person as per their respective fields and here are the few reason listed below.

The reasons for different color codes are,

  • To identify a person and his responsibility
  • To avoid any accidents
  • It protects the penetration of any dangerous objects at a workplace. (rods, bricks etc.)
  • It protects the impact from falling objects.

It has certain standard that safety helmet has to follow:

  • Shock Absorption Resistance
  • Penetration Resistance
  • Flammability Resistance
  • Water Absorption
  • Heat Resistance
  • Electrical Resistance

Let us see what does different colors of the safety helmet represents:

White is for Managers, Engineers, Supervisors and Foremen.

Blue is for Electricians Carpenters and other technical operators apart from civil workers.

Green is for Safety Officers.

Red is for Fire Fighters.

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