Safety is more than a box to check, especially when it comes to industrial equipment. When the lives of your employees and your own livelihood are on the line, it’s critical that your safety program is both pervasive and effective. We’re here to provide guidance and make recommendations.
In 2016 and 2017, lockout/tagout ranked number five on OSHA’s top 10 list of safety violations. Recently, we went over ways to make your lockout/tagout program smarter, now let’s focus on the seven essential parts of a successful, compliant LOTO program.
By decreasing the need for solid guarding, 450L light curtains simplify routine tasks like machine setup, maintenance, and repair. Additionally, these light curtains allow easier access to your semi-automatic procedures improving your operability and efficiency. Let’s dive deeper into the benefits.
ModBus RTU is a lower-cost, more code-intensive solution. With a 19.2K baud rate, if your system requirements are minimal, a Micro830 with a serial plug-in module may make sense. If you are considering this solution, this post will show you how it can work for you.