Environmental Health & Safety
Electronic and non-electronic machine guarding systems related to the operation of metal forming and fabricating machinery, welding systems and metal cutting equipment. Also personal protective equipment (PPE), air handling systems, scrap and waste disposal systems, reporting systems and other devices and techniques used for OSHA and EPA regulatory compliance.
When a worker screws up and gets hurt, organizations tend to react in one of two ways: Either they rush head long to the conclusion that the errant employee needs more training or they are resolute in the belief that the worker knew (or should have known) that what he or she did was wrong and did it anyway. While these circumstances are sometimes the case, they are far from the only possibility.
Here are some ways to help your shop reduce the risk of injury and health-related overhead costs by making your welding processes safer for your employees.
The Programmable Control Unit from Tapeswitch Corporation is a versatile and cost effective solution to bridge the gap in between traditional safety relays and PLC systems.
Compatible with iPhones, iPods; and iPads, the Walter Safety App from Walter Surface Technologies provides metalworkers around the world with easy access to essential safety information when working on factory floors, job sites, etc.