Award ceremony at the SPS 2019 trade fair in Nuremberg (from left): Klaus Schuster, Managing Director of the Schmersal subsidiary Safety Control GmbH, Philip Schmersal, CEO, and Oscar Arias, Chief Sales Officer, accept the GIT SECURITY AWARD 2020 from Wiley-Verlag. With the submitted product, a safety light curtain with Bluetooth interface and smartphone app, Schmersal achieves second place in the category "Safe Automation".
Among the award submissions, a jury of experts made a pre-selection with representatives of BHE, TÜV, VDMA, ZVEI, integrators and users and determined the TOP 10 per category. The readers of the specialist magazines GIT Sicherheit, GIT Security and messtec drives Automation as well as their online communities chose their favorites in each category. The innovative safety light curtain could obviously convince by its high utility value for the operational practice.
More information about the light grid SLC440 / COM with Bluetooth BLE can be found at this link.