Designing public information symbols
On the occasion of the publication of the first International Standard on Public Information Symbols ISO 7001, the author gives some background information on the development of the subject within ISO. This is supplemented by basic design recommendations and a discussion of the graphic guideline examples contnbuted to ISO 7001. The article is completed with a report on ongoing activities within the responsible ISO committee and its working groups.
Published online: 01 January 1979