Guideline for Placement and positioning of fixed asset identification tags barcode stickers
Plant and Machinery & Maintenance Equipment: Asset identification tags should be placed where a minimum of grease, oil, vibration or heat affect them, preferably near the manufacturer ID plate.
Computers and related peripheral equipment can be tagged with barcode stickers on the right side near the back of each piece of equipment.
Office equipment such as fax machines, photocopiers and typewriters should also have security labels on the right side near the back.
Furniture and Fixture : Bookcases, storage cabinets, and file cabinets can have asset tags on the upper right hand corner. Chairs are often tagged on an upright near the middle support of the chair. Desks and credenzas are usually tagged on the right support, toward the top inside area under the foot well. Tables and workbenches can be tagged at the top of a front right side leg or base.
Appliances: Kitchen appliances can have barcode stickers on the top right corner on either the front or side depending on reach of scanning equipment.
Engineering and scientific equipment asset identification tags or security labels can be placed near the manufacturer identification plate. Large equipment can be tagged in the upper right hand corner of immobile assets.
Communication Equipment can be tagged with barcode stickers on the right side near the back of AV equipment.