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This year we celebrate a special anniversary. From its humble beginnings 70 years ago, Schmersal has grown into a global supplier thanks to its inventive spirit, entrepreneurial drive, and team of dedicated employees. Schmersal's transformation into a world market leader is a fascinating story: it's time to look back into the past and also forward into the future of our company.  more
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This article looks at OSHA regulations and relevant consensus standards to help you determine what needs to be guarded, to what degree, and what type of devices can be used.  more
The RSS16 incorporates the RFID based safety sensor in a body type which matches our popular AZ16 electro-mechanical keyed interlock switch and BNS16 coded magnet sensor.  more
The PS116 is an extremely versatile yet compact and robust limit switch for determining the position of movable machine components or machine guards that can be moved laterally or rotated.  more
The 11th edition of our GK-1 Machine Safety Products Catalog.  more
An overview of the new RFID Based Electronic Safety Sensor, RSS16.  more
Brochures highlighting the safety devices specifically designed to meet the special challenges of various industries.  more
Our latest book examines European machine safety standards. We are offering a limited number of complimentary copies, get yours today.  more
Friday, 8/28/2015

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Schmersal Canada will be hosting a series of free seminars on such topics as PSR, risk assessment, CSA standards on guarding, and what the Ontario MOL has planned for 2016.  more
This year you'll find Schmersal at the AS-Interface booth at Pack Expo, held on September 28-30, 2015 in Las Vegas, NV. (South Hall, Booth 7798)  more
Schmersal will be exhibiting at the NAEC 66th Annual Convention & 2015 Exposition, held on September 28 through October 1, 2015 in Boston, MA. (Elevators)  more
The Robotic Industries Association will be presenting their annual conference on robot safety October 12th through 14th in Pittsburgh, PA.  more
A free one-day workshop to learn about AS-I  more