Articles & News on Personnel Safety

Four Easy Methods to Improve Your Electrical Safety Program

  • by Nick Schiltz
  • May 20, 2022
  • Feature

Here are four easy methods to ensure you are maintaining or participating in a high-performance Electrical Safety Program.

Voxel Raises $15M to Decrease Workplace Injuries and Prevent Workplace Accidents

  • May 11, 2022
  • News

Voxel uses AI to enable security cameras to automatically identify potential workplace hazards and operational inefficiencies, allowing on-site personnel to address concerns in real-time.

Dploy Solutions Strategy Deployment Software Drives Greater Focus, Daily Execution and Collaboration at Bonnell Aluminum

  • December 20, 2021
  • News

Dploy Solutions, a global leader in digital manufacturing and industrial IoT technologies, today releases customer case study with Bonnell Aluminum showing best safety record ever for the aluminum manufacturer while improving quality and productivity.

The Impact of Industrial Automation on Worker Safety

  • by Bryan Christiansen
  • September 20, 2021
  • Feature

The value of human life is incalculable. Our industries and manufacturing facilities have not evolved to a stage where worker injuries are completely eliminated. But we have advanced significantly in worker safety compared to the first few epochs of the industrial revolution. This was made possible by a gradual improvement in mechanization and process automation.

Moving Manufacturing Toward Data-Driven Safety

  • by Ryan Quiring
  • July 28, 2021
  • Feature

The path forward is clear. In order to maximize their competitiveness, manufacturers will need to start automating their workplace safety much like they already automate other aspects of their operations.

Case Study: Motorhome Specialist Uses WERMA CO2 Traffic Lights to Ensure Health and Safety of All Persons Present

  • July 26, 2021
  • Case Study

Hymer uses WERMA CO2 traffic lights to ensure the health and safety of all persons present.

Ericsson, Sigma Connectivity, and Mobilaris Advance Next Generation 5G Workforce Safety

  • May 17, 2021
  • News

Cellular IoT tracking device, worn by workers, makes complex industrial sites safety simple with advanced trigger and alert system.

Can Linear Position Sensors Help Maintain Social Distancing?

  • by Blake Cawley
  • April 28, 2021
  • Feature

There has been an increased focus on creating or improving automated manufacturing lines to comply with COVID-19 social distancing recommendations, while not compromising work safety and production stability. Linear Displacement Transducers (LDTs), often referred to as linear position sensors, play an important role in today's sophisticated, automated machinery.

Workplace Safety in the Age of COVID: How Automation is Paving the Way to Keep Workers Safe

  • by Eric Halvorson
  • April 23, 2021
  • Feature

Automation has improved overall safety in common spaces such as break rooms, locker rooms, bath rooms and lounges.

When Robots are Unsafe

  • by Claudia Jarret
  • March 26, 2021
  • Feature

Manufacturers must embrace digital culture for safe human-robot working.