In case of emergency, do not use lift.

Tan Elaine

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In case of emergency, do not use lift.

Is the comma after "emergency" optional?

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Re: Is the comma optional?

If it's your responsibility to create such a warning sign, TE, use a comma.

In real life, I think you'll find that it's the lift (AE elevator) manufacturers/installers who put up those signs.

I frequently see - with considerable annoyance - warning signs reading

IN EMERGENCY
DO NOT USE LIFT
USE STAIRS
 
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