Pitch perfect: safety

As the Pitch Perfect series continues, we today feature a 1949 collection of advertising slogans used to market companies and organizations involved in safety.

Automatic fireman on the wall, The (Shur-Stop Mfg. Co.).

Careful drivers consider the careless drivers.
Conserve to serve national defense (Idium Corp. of America).

Drinking and driving do not mix (Seagram).

Everything for safety everywhere (Siebe Gorman & Co.), England.
Everything for fire prevention and fire protection (American La France).
Extra margin of safety (Kendall Refining Co.).

Fortify for fire fighting (Pyrene extinguisher).

If you drink, don’t drive; if you drive, don’t drink.
In business for your safety (Am. Chain & Cable Co.).
In case of fire push the button and run (Diebold Safe & Lock Co.).
It’s safe because it’s faster (C-O Two Fire Equipment Co.).

Kills fire, saves life (Pyrene Mfg. Co.).

Nothing talks like actual performance (American La France Fire Engine).

Oldsmobile for safety first.
One of two might be you (National Safety Council).
Otis, the world’s word for elevator safety (Otis Elevator Co.).

Pays for itself by what it saves (Iron Fireman).

Reckless drivers are seldom wreckless long (Nat. Safety Council).

Safeguard your home with a Belknap sentinal (Automatic valves).
Safe scaffolding for every purpose (Patent Scaffolding Co.).
Speed with safety (Nothern Texas Traction Co.), Fort Worth.

Thank your Bear man for your accident that didn’t happen (Bear Safety Device).
There can be no compromise with safety (Am Chain Co.).

Water engineered by Rockwood cools, confines, smothers (Rockwood Sprinklers).
When the fire starts, the water starts (Grinnell Automatic Sprinklers).
World’s word for elevator safety The (Otis Elevator Co.).

You can’t ride home on an insurance policy (Foamite-Childs Corp.).
Your safety is our business (Hazard Wire Rope).