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RESOURCES

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  • Fluke offers free online training on how to minimize hazards 
    Fluke offers free online training on how to minimize hazards

    Fluke Electrical Measurement Safety course gives guidance reflecting the latest information on how to minimize potential hazards when performing...

  • NEMA Publishes Electrical Standards & Products Guide 
    NEMA Publishes Electrical Standards & Products Guide

    The 2016 Edition has a comprehensive listing of NEMA electrical standards as well as an extensive directory of manufacturers and their products.

  • Visual Workplace publishes guide to help companies assess their facility safety 
    Visual Workplace publishes guide to help companies assess their facility safety

    The guide touches on personal protective equipment (PPE), facility safety instructions and machine/equipment/process protocols, showing how visual...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • AutomationDirect releases white paper on electrical arcs 
    AutomationDirect releases white paper on electrical arcs

    By Brian S. Elliott, AutomationDirect
    “Electrical Arcs” explains how arcing develops, the dangers of electrical arcs and various means of arc...

  • Validation and Deployment Concerns to Maintain Acceptable Risk  
    Validation and Deployment Concerns to Maintain Acceptable Risk

    By Chris Soranno, SICK Safety Application Specialist
    To ensure an acceptable level of residual risk has been achieved prior to deploying...

  • White Paper: Functional Safety for Machine Controls  
    White Paper: Functional Safety for Machine Controls

    By Chris Soranno, SICK Safety Application Specialist
    When implementing technical protective measures (also referred to as “safeguards”) from...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • ABB PLCs lift safety of NTK’s cranes 
    ABB PLCs lift safety of NTK’s cranes

    NTK is installing a control system based on safety PLCs from ABB that continuously monitors load torque as well as working and collision areas in...

  • Safety management 
    Safety management

    Packaging World
    Swiss potato chip manufacturer Zweifel Pomy-Chips installed a Pilz PSS 4000 for safety and automation on the packaging line....

  • Keyence safety light curtains boost productivity at Bosch 
    Keyence safety light curtains boost productivity at Bosch

    By using safety light curtains instead of hard guarding, Bosch has both increased efficiency and decreased cycle times.

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    EVENTS

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    April 25, 2016 - April 29, 2016
    Hannover , Germany


    With the leading trade fairs taking place in parallel, HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology. in 2016, the USA is making its debut as the Partner Country at the world’s largest industrial technology event.

    June 27, 2016 - June 30, 2016
    Las Vegas , NV, USA


    Don’t miss out on one of the best learning and networking opportunities that Siemens is offering this year. The Automation Summit Conference will be a valuable asset to attendees by providing the sessions and training you need to improve efficiencies and increase performance in your daily operations.

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    TRAINING

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