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ISO/TR 22053 (2021) Safety of machinery

ISO/TR 22053 Safety of Machinery – Safeguarding supportive system (SSS) was published in February 2021...

Light curtains, optical protection against dangerous situations

Safety light curtains, also known as light curtains or optical protection, are the ideal solution for protecting operators...

How mechanical interlocks can comply with PLe

There are several advantages to using mechanical interlock systems over...

Isolating energy sources with trapped key interlocks

Isolating dangerous energy to safely operate a machine during maintenance...

Lockout-Tagout Procedures: keep it simple and safe

Gravity is often overlooked as a potentially dangerous form of energy...

How to work safely during maintenance

Emergency stops are placed around machines and equipment, but the use of an emergency stop...

How to deal with escape routes and entrapment in safeguarded areas

Emergency release and Escape releas are functions that are provided in many...

How to prevent unexpected machine starts with “full body access” in robot streets

The ISO standard for safety requirements for industrial robots...

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