Top 30 Safety Quotes

Top 30 Safety Quotes

"Prepare and prevent, don't repair and repent." Read more similar safety quotes

30 Safety Quotes

Safety is the condition of being and feeling protected from any danger that could occur. It is essential to feel safe anywhere we are, at work or at home. Prevention is also important in life, so make sure you always feel safe enough and if you don't do something about it. 

If you want to read some safety quotes, you've come to the perfect place. Read these quotes about safety that we have compiled for you and make sure you take notice of each and one of them. 

1"Every accident is a notice that something is wrong with men, methods, or material — investigate — then act."

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2"Safety brings first aid to the uninjured."

F.S. Hughes

3"For safety is not a gadget but a state of mind."

Eleanor Everet

4"Do not think because an accident hasn't happened to you that it can't happen."

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5"Better a thousand times careful than once dead."


6"Safety is a cheap and effective insurance policy."


7“At the end of the day, the goals are simple: Safety and security."

Jodi Rell

8“The safety of the people shall be the highest law."

Marcus Tullius Cicero

9“Safety work is today recognized as an economic necessity. It is the study of the right way to do things."

Robert W. Campbell

10"Prepare and prevent, don't repair and repent."


11"Chance takers are accident makers."


12"Accidents hurt — safety doesn't."


13"If safety is a joke, then death is the punchline."

Paul Laforest

14"Carelessness doesn't bounce — it shatters."

Terri Guillemets

15"The desire for safety stands against every great and noble enterprise."


16"The dangers of life are infinite, and among them is safety."


17"Government's first duty and highest obligation is public safety."

Arnold Schwarzenegger

18"An incident is just the tip of the iceberg, a sign of a much larger problem below the surface."

Don Brown

19"Measuring performance by the numbers of injuries you have is liked measuring parenting by the number of smacks you give."

Dr. Robert Long

20"If you put good people in bad systems, you get bad results. You have to water the flowers you want to grow."

Stephen Covey

21"You are your last line of defense in safety. It boils down to you."

Kina Repp

22"Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it."


23"When you gamble with safety, you bet your life."


24"It is better to be safe than sorry."

American Proverb

25"The best safety lies in fear."

William Shakespeare

26"Don't play for safety - it's the most dangerous thing in the world."

Hugh Walpole

27"Safety's just danger, out of place."

Harry Connick

28"We must respect the past and mistrust the present if we wish to provide for the safety of the future."

Joseph Joubert

29"There's an old saying that if you think safety is expensive, try an accident. Accidents cost a lot of money. And, not only in damage to plant and in claims for injury, but also in the loss of the company's reputation."

Dr Trevor Kletz

30"If you don't think it's safe, it probably isn't."

Jerry Smith