Shock Labels at a glance

  • Impactograph shock indicators are highly visible labels that indicate when an excessive impact occurred potentially damaging the product.
  • Provides a visual reminder to handle packaging with care as carriers know the goods are being monitored.
  • Labels are tamper-proof and turn red when an excessive impact occurs.
  • Multilingual Shock Indicator Labels, Companion Alert Labels and Serialized
  • Shock Indicators are available in 25g, 37g, 50g, 75g, and 100g

Part Number: 1100-025g through 1100-100g

Shock Indicator Labels in Use

Shock Indicators provide a visual indication that hidden damage may have occurred. When used with alert labels, a Shock Indicator Label reduces the incidence of damage by raising awareness that the package is being monitored. Labels are tamper proof and turn red when an excessive impact occurs. Ideal for various types of packages, such as:

  • Avionics parts
  • Auto Parts
  • Computer equipment/media
  • Instrumental/gauges
  • Lamps/China/porcelains
  • Neon sign parts
  • Furniture
  • Medical Equipment
  • Electro-mechanical equipment
  • Home accessories
  • Art/sculpture
  • Service/repair electronics
  • And more…

How to Apply

Shock indicator

Step 1

Remove adhesive covering from the back
Shock label attached to companion label

Step 2

Apply Shock Label to Companion Label
Companion label

Step 3

Remove adhesive covering of Companion Label from the front.
Shock label attached to shipping box

Step 4

Adhere Shock Indicator with companion alert label on upper right corner of shipping box.

Mounting Guidelines and Application Examples

Green 100g at 50 msec. Placement: Application Examples:
Upper right corner of shipment-nearest packing slip
  • Avionics equipment
  • Service/repair electronics
  • Computer equipment/media
  • Instrumental/gauges
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Tapes, media disk packs
  • Electro-mechanical equipment
  • Home accessories
Orange 75g at 50 msec. Placement: Application Examples:
Upper right corner of shipment-nearest packing slip.
  • Avionics equipment
  • Auto Parts Computer equipment/media
  • Instrumental/gauges
  • Lamps/China/porcelains
  • Neon sign parts
  • Furniture
  • Medical Equipment
  • Electro-mechanical equipment
  • Home accessories
  • Art/sculpture
Red 50g at 50 msec. Placement: Application Examples:
Upper right corner on palletized shipments-right edge, 0.6 m from floor.
  • Avionics equipment
  • Auto Parts
  • Instrumental/gauges
  • Lamps/China/porcelains
  • Neon sign parts
  • Audio/visual/broadcast equipment
  • Furniture
  • Medical Equipment
  • Electro-mechanical equipment
  • Home accessories
  • Art/sculpture
  • Restaurant Equipment
Purple 37g at 50 msec. Placement: Application Examples:
Right edge of shipment , 0.3-0.6 m from floor. On larger or palletized shipments, use two labels placed on opposite sides of carton diagonally.
  • Avionics equipment
  • Auto Parts
  • Instrumental/gauges
  • Lamps/China/porcelains
  • Neon sign parts
  • Audio/visual/broadcast equipment
  • Heavy furniture/art/sculpture
  • Medical Equipment
  • Electro-mechanical equipment
  • Bulk shipping
  • Restaurant Equipment
  • Displays & Exhibits
Yellow 25g at 50 msec. Placement: Application Examples:
Place shock indicator 0.3 – 0.6 m from floor. On larger or palletized shipments, use two labels placed on opposite sides of carton diagonally
  • Bulk shipping on one pallet
  • Printers/computers
  • Heavy Furniture
  • Lamps/China/porcelains
  • Displays/exhibit

Shock Indicator Selection Guide

Accessories

Shock Label Companion Label

Increases handler’s awareness that the package is being monitored and provides instructions on receiving damaged shipments.

Alert Tape

Applied to shipping boxes as a visual reminder that package is fragile and is being monitored.

Fragile Label

Applied to shipping boxes as a visual reminder that package is fragile and is being monitored.

Specifications

*Shock Indicators Specs

Category Measurements/Information
Sensitivity 25g, 37g, 50g, 75g, and 100g
Impact Duration 50 ms
Accuracy ±15%
Operating Temperature -18°F to 158°F (-28°C to 70°C)
Dimensions 4.75″ x 4.75″ ( 12 cm x 12 cm)
Adhesive Acrylic
Shelf Life 2 Years from date of sale
Customization Contact for details
Part Number 1100-025g through 1100-100g

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