Vintage Safety

Fifty years of workplace safety posters courtesy of Geheugenvannederland.nl (Memory of the Netherlands)



1925-1926, illus. Willem Papenhuyzen via Memory of the Netherlands






1925-1949, poster by Evert Möllenkamp via Memory of the Netherlands






1925-1949, poster by W. J. v.d. Werf via Memory of the Netherlands






1926-1927, poster by Albert Hahn via Memory of the Netherlands






1927-1928, poster by Albert Hahn via Memory of the Netherlands






1939, poster by E. Lukàcs via Memory of the Netherlands






1939, poster by Gé Hurkmans via Memory of the Netherlands






1940, poster by Drik de Leeuw via Memory of the Netherlands






1942, poster by Hans Bolleman via Memory of the Netherlands





1942, poster by Hans Bolleman via Memory of the Netherlands






c. 1950–1959, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1950-1970, poster by V. Riel via Memory of the Netherlands





1950, poster by N. Olthuis via Memory of the Netherlands






1952-1953, poster by Dick Harders via Memory of the Netherlands






1959-1964, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1959-1964, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1959-1964, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1959, poster by T.T. Kwee via Memory of the Netherlands






1960-1970, poster by Frits Frietman via Memory of the Netherlands






1960, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1967, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1968, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1972, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1972, designer unknown, via Memory of the Netherlands






1973, poster by Frans Mettes via Memory of the Netherlands






1973, poster by Frans Mettes via Memory of the Netherlands






1975, poster by Frans Mettes via Memory of the Netherlands






1977, poster by Ron van Weerdt via Memory of the Netherlands
This one would look good in a CRM textbook



Previously: Don't fall off the building and Danger Is Everywhere



This post first appeared on April 30, 2013 on 50 Watts