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Globally approved hazardous area warning signals at OTC

Globally approved hazardous area warning signals at OTC
  This year E2S Warning Signals are demonstrating a selection of its portfolio of more than 250 different explosion proof and intrinsically safe warning devices for use in hazardous location on booth 1639 at OTC, 1st-4th May in Houston, Texas.
24th March 2017

Protective guard series brings added safety and durability

Protective guard series brings added safety and durability
  Introducing a new range of protective guards, Herga Technology developed the range for use with a wide selection of its general purpose, medical-grade, light-duty and industrial footswitches.
24th March 2017

Free your hands - it's faster, safer and smarter

Free your hands - it's faster, safer and smarter
When you think of the word wearable, a lot of cool VR/AR headsets, sports and fitness wear springs to mind. At this year’s Wearable Technology Show RealWear were showcasing its latest wearable- the RealWear HMT-1 a new kind of industrial wearable. Designed for skilled technicians and engineers in field service, equipment inspection, maintenance and complex manufacturing assembly, RealWear describes the headset as ‘the birth of a new category for mobile work’.
22nd March 2017


Three-stage wireless safe enables foot control

Three-stage wireless safe enables foot control
  A three-stage wireless safe has been developed by steute, which enables foot control, on the basis of its safe wireless protocol sWave-safe. The steute Wireless business unit has presented its RF GFS 2 D (VD) switch at the SPS IPC Drives.
20th March 2017

Compact scanner fits into tight spaces on AGVs and forklifts

Compact scanner fits into tight spaces on AGVs and forklifts
Introducing the SE2L Safety Laser Scanner, IDEC Corporation has created the worlds smallest, and the world’s first with master/slave functionality and dual protection zones. A laser scanner is a safety device that uses the reflection of laser beams to detect the presence of objects or people. The scanner is certified for use in safety applications including AGVs, forklifts, robots and other items of moving equipment found in industrial facilities.
20th March 2017

Half mask respiratory protection taken to the next level

Half mask respiratory protection taken to the next level
The latest innovation from Scott Safety is the new c, which aims to ensure workers´ wellbeing is priority. Its low-profile head harness offers greater stability and compatibility with safety helmets and eye protection; workers will relish the comfort that comes from the AVIVA half mask.
16th March 2017

Safety brakes with Brake Technology 4.0

Safety brakes with Brake Technology 4.0
The Brake technology 4.0 by mayr power transmission stands for monitoring modules of the latest generation. The modules such as the ROBA-brake-checker or the ROBA-torqcontrol allow permanent brake monitoring and make the safety brakes fit for the challenges of the Industry 4.0. Firmly connected with brake technology 4.0 is a technologically leading friction system and consistently considered safety principles. All of this forms the basis for reliable, safe brakes with extremely high performance density.
16th March 2017

Neglecting functional safety can have serious consequences

Neglecting functional safety can have serious consequences
Back in 2014, a large food manufacturer in the UK had to pay a £800,000 fine after a serious industrial accident. An engineer was trapped by the machinery while examining a conveyor belt and suffered major injury and ongoing nerve damage. An investigation revealed that this dangerous accident could have been prevented if a guard was in place on the machine.
15th March 2017

Welding helmet offers advanced functions to increase comfort

Welding helmet offers advanced functions to increase comfort
A high performance automatic welding helmet, the Sentinel A50has been added to ESAB’s range of welding helmets. The helmet’s radical new design incorporates ergonomic headgear and maximum adjustability to increase productivity, functionality and usability. The Sentinel A50’s high-tech features include an adjustable 5-point headgear, a 100x60mm viewing area, an externally activated Grind Button, a colour touch screen control panel and a front-loading convex cover lens that comes in different colour options and changes in 10s.
15th March 2017

Highly reliable mechanical locking provided for machinery

Highly reliable mechanical locking provided for machinery
The TR10 Lock has been introduced by SICK, for highly-reliable mechanical locking of moveable safety protection on machinery, such as guards, hoods, flaps, doors and screens. The SICK TR10 Lock is a safety locking device providing PLe (EN ISO 13849) SIL3 (IEC 61508) protection for personnel and processes through physical locking of moveable safety equipment such as guards and screens to prevent access to, or interference with, machinery in a hazardous area.
14th March 2017


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MACH 2018
9th April 2018
United Kingdom NEC, Birmingham