Cartoons can be effective communicators for a variety of reasons:
They are visual: Cartoons use imagery to convey ideas, which can be more effective than just using words. This is because visual information is often easier to process and remember than text-based information.
They are memorable: Cartoons often use humour, exaggeration, and other techniques to make their points in a memorable way. This can make it easier for people to remember the message of the cartoon.
They can simplify complex concepts: Cartoons can use simple, easily recognisable imagery to represent complex ideas or concepts. This can make it easier for people to understand and remember these concepts.
They can communicate across language barriers: Because they rely on imagery and symbolism rather than text, cartoons can communicate ideas effectively even to people who do not speak the same language as the creator of the cartoon.
They can convey emotions: Cartoons can use facial expressions and body language to convey emotions and convey the tone of the message being communicated.
Overall, cartoons can be effective communicators because they are visual, memorable, able to simplify complex concepts, able to communicate across language barriers, and able to convey emotions.
Cartoons can be used to illustrate difficult concepts in a simple and humorous way especially to children, making them easier to understand. They can also be used to convey messages in a more entertaining and engaging way than traditional methods. Cartoons can also be used to break down complex topics into smaller, more manageable chunks, making them easier to digest.
Safety In The Workplace…Whiteboard animation safety cartoon video: Slip, Trips and Falls. If you would like to purchase a license for this whiteboard animation video and use it in your company training programme.
Please contact me if you would like to have it customised with your company logo or details.
I’m also happy to work with you and make edits to the video to suit your needs. Use the above details if you want a bespoke cartoon whiteboard animation video creating to highlight health and safety hazards.
Remember, H & S cartoons can save life or limb! I also create single panel safety cartoons, safety posters and cartoon strips for newsletters, social media and web pages.
This video’s contents are: Slips, Trips and Falls. Easily avoid these common workplace accidents through basic safety protocol. Around 30% of all non-fatal accidents are caused by slips, trips and falls. That’s a staggering 100,000 plus per year! What practical steps can we take?
1. Wear suitable footwear for all conditions.
2. Avoid rushing around – you could trip up.
3. Clean up spillages immediately.
4. Be aware of uneven surfaces.
5. Manage trailing cables.
6. Good housekeeping…keep aisles and stairways clear.
7. Poor lighting…Maintain clean light fixtures to improve lighting efficiency.
Health and Safety cartoons can save life and limb!
Here’s some great safety quotes:
Safety doesn’t happen by accident. ~Author Unknown “Safety First” is “Safety Always.” ~Charles M. Hayes Better a thousand times careful than once dead. ~Proverb Precaution is better than cure. ~Edward Coke As soon as you see a mistake and don’t fix it, it becomes your mistake. ~Author Unknown Safety is a cheap and effective insurance policy. ~Author Unknown Prepare and prevent, don’t repair and repent. ~Author Unknown
Spot the hazards cartoon – Restaurant and Kitchen health and safety…
Some of the health and safety hazards include: hanging broken ceiling lights, dirty greasy extractor fans, cobwebs, dirty extractor filter, guy picking his nose, dirty clothes/uniform, pool of water on floor – slip hazard, twisting with heavy item, extremely hot chip/fries fat, workers messing around with knives, caution wet floor sign knocked over, pool of water by overflowing waste bin, rats near food waste, worker with chicken pox, cockroaches, cleaning meat slicer while still switches on, blocked fire exit, fire blanket hanging out of box, changing light bulb while stood on table, pet cat on work surface…but there’s plenty more!