With the advances in safety technology and industry knowledge, why are there recordable incidents resulting from machine guarding issues? This informative webinar discusses some of the common challenges and issues with machine safety and safeguarding. Understanding some of the gaps will help develop a more effective machine guarding program, to help make your workplace a safer place.
Duration: 1 hour
Recording hosted by: Machine Design magazine
Presenter: Mike DeRosier, Functional Safety Engineer, Machinery, Schmersal
Mike DeRosier is a TUV certified Functional Safety Engineer for Machinery. His 20+ years of experience include controls engineering to design, build and integrate full machine control systems. His safety experience lead him to help corporations to develop Corporate Safety Standards, perform machine safeguarding risk assessments, machine safety training and design, as well as implementation of safety systems for all aspects of machinery (electrical, electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic, mechanical).
A 5 page executive summary of the webinar is available. The technical article highlights:
- The eight common challenges to machine safeguarding.
- A five step process to overcome challenges.
- How to address each of the eight challenges.