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Which one is counterfeit?
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The counterfeiting of well-known brands and products is a growing problem, estimated to be 5% to 7% of world trade, or about $600 billion each year. Counterfeit health and safety products such as electrical and electronic products now occupy second place after pharmaceuticals on the list of those most frequently... Read More

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The 14 elements of OSHA inspections: How they affect maintenance processes
The 14 elements of OSHA inspections: How they affect maintenance processes

In the first part of our series looking at OSHA’s Process Safety Management (PSM), and specifically the National Emphasis Program (NEP), in the March issue of Plant Engineering, we learned the... Read More

Robot safety standard approved: robots, humans can collaborate safely
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A new American national robot safety standard has been approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Developed by Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the ANSI/RIA R15.06-2012... Read More

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Information integration for machines ties PLCs with mobile devices, higher-level systems
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Bosch Rexroth, won the 2013 Hermes Award at Hannover Messe, for its Open Core Engineering project, which integrates PLC and information technology for industrial applications. This was the first time... Read More

Cyber security webcast
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Now available for viewing on-demand. Original broadcast was June 13, 2013. Click here to register and view. In 2009, Control Engineering released a survey to determine how industrial users... Read More

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Machine Safety: Does a CE mark make a machine safe?
Machine Safety: Does a CE mark make a machine safe?

Machine safety discussions have risen to new heights with improved computing technology and... Read More

Machine safety standards: ANSI Z10 versus new ISO 45001 in late 2016
Machine safety standards: ANSI Z10 versus new ISO 45001 in late 2016

The standard ANSI Z10-2005 is a machine safety concern and an opportunity. I barely... Read More

Machine Safety: We haven’t finished assessing cloud computing; here comes the fog
Machine Safety: We haven’t finished assessing cloud computing; here comes the fog

Microsoft, Apple, Cisco Systems, IBM, Google, Facebook, HP, Sony, and other "big... Read More

Machine Safety: Which safety circuit design is required?
Machine Safety: Which safety circuit design is required?

First of all, is everyone familiar with “B” level and “C” level machine safety standards? Secondly,... Read More

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