The jamb plate sign design to inform guest and 1st responded the floor the elevator located. The owner of the building should put on each side of the jamb the 4x4 jamb plate that indicates the floor number. Our Jamb plate are from Aluminum and come with heavy duty double sided sticker at the back for easy installation. All plates include floor numbers or letters in tactile acrylic and Grade 2 Braille. Our Elevator car and jamb plates available in multiple colors, these plates include permanent adhesive with easily removed backing. Just peel and stick to your elevator control panel or door jamb.

This is Aluminum Jamb plate sign also can use as an Apartment number sign. Elevator signs - Square 4” x 4” Elevator Jamb Number sign with tactile text/graphics and grade 2 braille. Please indicate in the “special instructions” below which floor in your building is the main entry level where the closest accessible exit can be found and we will automatically includes the required star symbol on that sign.


An elevator jam plate floor number sign is a type of safety sign that is used to indicate the floor numbers of an elevator in case of an emergency. In this article, we will discuss the importance of elevator jam plate floor number signs and their different types.

Firstly, elevator jam plate floor number signs are important for emergency responders, such as firefighters or paramedics, to quickly and efficiently locate and access the correct floor of an elevator in an emergency situation. These signs are typically placed on the jam plate, which is the metal plate located between the elevator doors when they are closed. By displaying the floor number on the jam plate, emergency responders can quickly determine the location of the elevator and proceed to the correct floor.

Secondly, there are different types of elevator jam plate floor number signs, including tactile and visual signs. Tactile signs are designed for individuals who are visually impaired and feature raised characters and Braille to indicate the floor number. Visual signs, on the other hand, are designed for individuals who are not visually impaired and feature large, bold numbers to indicate the floor number.

Thirdly, elevator jam plate floor number signs should be placed in a consistent and visible location throughout the elevator system to ensure that emergency responders can easily locate and access the correct floor. Signs should be installed on both sides of the jam plate to accommodate for different elevator door configurations. In addition, signs should be regularly maintained to ensure that they are still effective and visible.

In conclusion, elevator jam plate floor number signs are an essential safety sign for emergency responders to quickly and efficiently locate and access the correct floor of an elevator in an emergency situation. There are different types of signs available, including tactile and visual signs, and they should be consistently placed in visible locations and regularly maintained to ensure their effectiveness. By ensuring that these signs are displayed, building owners and managers can help to ensure the safety and security of their occupants and maintain compliance with local safety regulations.



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