Safety

Machine safety: 10 common misconceptions

16 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Omron Electronics Pty Ltd

Many machine safety-related misconceptions continue to be widespread in manufacturing.


Web-based design tool for better cobot safety

10 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF

The Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation has created a free web-based design tool that helps companies design their cobot implementations.


Allen-Bradley Guardmaster SafeZone 3 laser scanner

04 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Rockwell Automation Australia

The Allen-Bradley Guardmaster SafeZone 3 laser scanner from Rockwell Automation is now enabled with Common Industrial Protocol (CIP) Safety over EtherNet/IP.


Pepperl+Fuchs USi-safety ultrasonic sensor system

01 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Pepperl+Fuchs (Aust) Pty Ltd

The Pepperl+Fuchs USi-safety ultrasonic sensor system is designed to work in challenging, dusty environments or in outdoor areas.


Schmersal SSW300HV sensorless standstill monitor

15 June, 2021 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

The SSW300HV safety module is connected directly to a three-phase motor and directly measures the frequency of the induced voltage.


TR-Electronic CD_582+FS series encoder

14 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Leuze electronic Pty Ltd

The CD_582+FS series encoder is a compact safety-rated absolute rotary encoder for safe position and safe velocity over EtherNet/IP.


Leuze LBK safety radar system

30 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Leuze electronic Pty Ltd

The LBK radar system responds to movements and generates a switching signal as soon as a person enters or exits the monitored area.


Schmersal AZM150 solenoid interlock

27 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

The Schmersal AZM150 range of solenoid interlocks features a total of eight different actuator approach options and three different actuator types.


Schmersal AZM40 compact electronic interlock

01 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

The AZM40 electronic solenoid interlock is designed to be suitable for small safety doors and flaps.


SICK partners with UR for cobot safety

26 March, 2021

SICK and Universal Robots (UR) have announced a safety solution for the safeguarding of accessible robotic applications.


IDEC HR5S Category 2 safety relay module

19 March, 2021 | Supplied by: IDEC Australia Pty Ltd

IDEC Corporation has announced the HR5S safety relay module, designed specifically to meet ISO 13849 Category 2 requirements.


Pepperl+Fuchs inductive safety sensors

01 March, 2021 | Supplied by: Pepperl+Fuchs (Aust) Pty Ltd

Pepperl+Fuchs inductive safety sensors come with SIL 2 functional safety and PL d Machinery Directive approvals.


IDEC HR6S safety relay module

19 February, 2021 | Supplied by: IDEC Australia Pty Ltd

The HR6S safety relay module is a microcomputer-based device that supports a wide variety of connections, input devices and operating modes.


Pilz PSENmech safety gate system

11 February, 2021 | Supplied by: Pilz Australia Industrial Automation LP

With the Pilz PSENmech safety gate system, the safety gate is safely locked until the plant or machine is stopped.


Allen-Bradley GuardShield light curtains

10 February, 2021 | Supplied by: NHP Electrical Engineering Products Pty Ltd

The Allen-Bradley GuardShield light curtains include the CIP Safety over Ethernet module along with integrated laser alignment, muting, blanking and cascading.


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