The Seven Steps
Display Cases

Hazards

  • Unsecured display and potted plants may fall, striking nearby occupants or blocking doors and exit ways for evacuation during an emergency.

Recommendations

Display Cases
Source: Office of Emergency Services

  • Secure display case to floor.
  • Use angle bracket if needed.
  • Secure contents to shelves using hook-and-loop or similar devices.
  • Secure art objects or potted plants with ropes, chains or cables attached to eyebolts installed into wall studs or blocking.

Notes

  • Display case must have safety glass.
  • Shelves in display case must be secured.