Whether it’s OSHA’s 29 CFR 1910, NFPA 70E IEC’s 62061, ISO’s 13849-1 the requirement to design manufacturing equipment that increases productivity while providing the highest level of quality and safety for workers is mission critical. PCC has the machine safety products and application knowledge to help meet your organization’s objectives. PCC’s machine safety portfolio is comprised of leading manufacturers such as Siemens, Carlo Gavazzi, Cementex, Grace Technologies, IDEM Safety Switches, Larco, Leuze, Meltric, Pizzato and Velox. providing fail-safe PLC & distributed I/O, safety strips, light barriers, light curtains, laser scanners, PROFIsafe, ASI-Safe, safety relays and switch rated plug & receptacles technologies.
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Performing Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) safely requires the answer to one question; is there voltage? NFPA 70E/CSAZ462 requires an absence of voltage test to verify an electrically safe work condition. The traditional process poses arc flash and shock hazards to comply with NFPA 70E Article 120.5: Process for Establishing and Verifying an Electrically Safe Work Condition.
The UGB-NET is an industry leading gate access interlock which combines solenoid lock monitoring, RFID coded Sensor, Integrated machine control functions and integrated industrial ethernet (Profisafe or CIP Safety).
The ELC 100 safety light curtains focus on the essentials of what matters when safeguarding points of operation. For applications with an operating range of up to 6 meters, the robust devices are perfect for cost-effective machine designs. And they are very easy to integrate and install.
The Leuze Safety Radar systems are composed of a control unit and up to six smart radar sensors: high flexibility, from simple to complex scenarios. Configuring the system is quick and easy, thanks to the user-friendly configuration software. Guided validation procedures and the simple generation of the configuration report complete each installation.
Check out this video where Rich breaks down the most common safety functions and highlights the benefits of a Sinamics solution.
While most are now trusting of this technology and adoption is much higher, there are a couple misnomers still commonly attached to the safety PLC conversation – safety PLCs are expensive and really complex to program. Or are they?
The RSL 400 family of safety laser scanners comprises 16 device types in four staggered operating ranges and function variants. Whether mobile or stationary – the RSL 400 family covers all conceivable applications.
Leuze’s new LMC 530 Safety Light Curtain now offers Smart Process Gating. Smart Process Gating offers efficient solutions for access guarding on conveyor lines. It requires no muting sensors and operates with exceptional reliability.
Drawing on its decades of experience in the field of safety switches for machinery guards, Pizzato Elettrica is revolutionizing the concept of safety handles, with the market launch of the new P-KUBE Krome series.