safety signs in portuguese: respeitamos as sinalizações durante a riolive!

What’s up people? In our Dica today, we will talk about Safety Signs in Portuguese. Many places – and companies – have quite a few safety signs in Portuguese to help keep the peace and good relationship between people during work hours. Even in our beloved Portuguese School, we have our own safety signs. And in Brazil, you’re not always going to find these written in other languages, so pay attention and be safe! Let’s see some of the most common signs:

 

Common Safety Signs in Portuguese

 

Prohibition Notices

Proibido Fumar
(No Smoking)

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Proibido Telefones
(No Phones)

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Proibido Falar Alto
(No Loud Speaking)

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Proibido Barulho
(No Noise)

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Proibido Jogar Lixo
(No Littering)

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Água Não Potável
(Water Not Suitable For Drinking)

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Proibido Para Crianças de 0 à 3 Anos
(Not Suitable for Children 0 to 3 years old)

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Proibido Animais
(No Animals)

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Warning Notices

Atenção
(Attention)safety signs in portuguese

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Risco de Envenenamento
(Risk of Poisoning)

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Alta Voltagem
(High Voltage)

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Risco de Choque
(Risk of Shock)

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Material Radioativo
(Radioactive Material)

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Perigo Biológico
(Biohazard)safety signs in portuguese

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Perigo de Escorregamento
(Slip Hazard)

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Perigo de Queda
(Danger of Falling)

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Risco de Incêndio
(Fire Risk)

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Superfície Quente
(Hot Surface)

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One of the Most Important: Emergency Exit

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Exercises About Safety Signs in Portuguese

Complete the phrases with the verbs below in the right form of the imperative:

parar / prestar / jogar / olhar / tocar / beber

a) __________ para os dois lados antes de atravessar a rua!

b) __________ o carro no cruzamento.

c) Não __________ algo sem saber se pode te fazer mal.

d) Não __________ nos cabos de alta tensão! Você pode levar um choque.

e) __________ atenção nas placas de sinalização!

f) Nunca __________ lixo no chão.

 

With these signs we can be way safer, right? Are there any signs on the walls in your company? Which are the most common? Next time you have a holiday in Brazil, don’t forget about this useful information! See you in our next Dica, and make sure you don’t miss any of these!

Hugs from Rio & Learn!

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Click on the links below to see more related Dicas
Work in Brazil
Employment Contracts in Brazil
Portuguese Imperative
Irregular Imperative Verbs in Portuguese

 

Answers

a) Olhe para os dois lados antes de atravessar a rua!

b) Pare o carro no cruzamento.

c) Não beba algo sem saber se pode te fazer mal.

d) Não toque nos cabos de alta tensão! Você pode levar um choque.

e) Preste atenção nas placas de sinalização!

f) Nunca jogue lixo no chão.

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