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Training Course: General Machine Safety

Join us for this review of the concepts of machine safeguarding in Shoreview, MN on May 15

Anyone responsible for the design, operation, or maintenance of machines needs an understanding of legal requirements, risk assessment, types of hazards, the several levels of circuit design, and available types of safety equipment and how they all come together for a complete safety solution. Let Schmersal help you take that step into the world of machine safety.

During this seminar we will review in detail:

  • Understanding OSHA and other consensus standards
  • Risk Assessment Principles
  • Hazard Types
  • Risk Reduction
  • Safeguarding Principles
  • Safety Equipment – Separating vs. Non-Separating
  • Fixed and Movable Guards
  • Reaching and Guard Opening Design
  • Application of safety switches
  • Safety Monitoring Relays and Controllers
  • Understanding Safety Circuit Design – Safety Categories and Performance Levels
  • Fault Tolerance and Exclusions
  • Fluid Power Safety

Presenter: Schmersal Engineering Services
A member of Schmersal’s Engineering Services department will be providing the training for this session. Each is a TUV Certified Functional Safety Engineer for Machinery who is experienced in machine risk assessment, training, and integration.


Details for this session:

Date: May 15, 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Place: North Metro Event Center, Shoreview, MN
Cost: $250.00 per person (Breakfast & Lunch will be provided)

 Registration form


For more information, contact:

Michael DeRosier
Engineering Services Manager



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