The target: Monitoring devices conforming to the standards

The standards and regulations for machine safety form an important basis for the selection of safety switchgear. We are happy to provide you with assistance in this respect. We work in close co-operation with the standards authorities and can actively support you in the task of designing monitoring devices to particular national and international standards in each case. If you have questions, our specialist engineers for safety technology are at your disposal.



US Machine Guarding Standards
(2/6/2013)

A brief overview of Machine Guarding Safety Standards in the United States. more

 
Canadian Machine Guarding Standards
(2/5/2013)

A brief overview of Machine Guarding Safety Standards in Canada. more

 
European Standards
(2/4/2013)

A brief overview of European Safety Standards. more

 
Specific Background Information on EN ISO 13 849-1:2006
(5/13/2009)

The European standard EN ISO 13849-1 represents a major change in the philosophy of designing and implementing safety-related parts of machine control systems. It is a movement from the sole reliance on the proven-in-use deterministic approach of standards such as EN 954-1, to include probabilistic considerations. more