Recently, on a hot, humid day, a contractor was demolishing some old concrete around my home. I noticed the abrasive saw puffing out a cloud of white dust. I walked outside with a box of disposable NIOSH-approved N95 respirator masks and asked the boss to hand them out. He laughed!
A local food and beverage company was working with us on automation upgrade projects. One of the machines we looked at upgrading was using pneumatic air. The team analyzed the existing system and determined that the pneumatic cylinders were costly and required a lot of maintenance.
The industrial automation industry has turned its sights on data collection to make smarter business decisions over the past few years. Concepts such as live data, mobility, automatic reporting, and historical data have become a reality. HMI and SCADA are two key building data collection.
A workplace safety checklist can help ensure you meet the basic standards. Our sample checklist can be used during safety inspections for the identification of potential workplace hazards, helping you evaluate how well you are currently managing safety in your workplace.