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Machine Guarding: Safety for Man and Machine
October 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
Ensuring employee safety and maintaining cost-effective production are always priorities for any manufacturing industry. The requirements for safeguarding of machinery are constantly evolving, especially with the increasing use of automation. This evolution has allowed the development of numerous protective devices to be integrated into systems such that they actually assist in the productivity and are no longer thought of as a cost hinderance.
This webinar will focus not only on the Standards that companies need to adhere to keep their employees safe and stay compliant but will also give examples of new technology that make it easy to implement in any industrial setting.
This webinar will:
- Review Standards involved in machine guarding
- Provide an understanding of the application requirements of guards/safety measures
- Overview of machinery protective devices
- Examples of electrical interlocks and other safety devices
Brandon Cox | Product Manager, Americas | Pilz Automation Safety, L.P.
Brandon Cox has been with Pilz for over 6 years and has responsibilities in product training and support, internally and for our Authorized Distributors. Brandon has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Tuskegee University and has 15 years of experience working as a control systems engineer in industrial manufacturing, and nuclear design utilizing benefits and features of a variety of safety components.