If one was inclined, in fact, to take up residence in a dumpster, would this sign be likely to discourage one?
Also: I suggest replacing “or” with “nor.” Better yet, change word order: Do not occupy nor play in, on, or around this equipment.”
Actually, the Spanish-language version seems better put. “Don’t occupy it either.”
And waddya know, I’m at the coffee shop right now:
“…the whoosh of espresso machines and caffeinated chatter typical of most coffee shops creates just the right level of background noise to stimulate creativity.”
(No coffee shop handy? Coffitivity to the rescue.)