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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: Identify machine safety standards for your business
Machine Safety: Identify machine safety standards for your business

Why is it important in the United States to identify machine safety standards for your business? I... Read More

Machine Safety: What is your safety elevator pitch?
Machine Safety: What is your safety elevator pitch?

In less than 30 seconds, tell me why I should care about your plans for exceeding industrial safety... Read More

Machine Safety: Safety and security combined
Machine Safety: Safety and security combined

Some recent reports say cyber attacks have grown by 600 percent since 2010 costing industry... Read More

Machine Safety: Crossing the yellow line
Machine Safety: Crossing the yellow line

The "yellow line" in manufacturing has been around for a very long time. But, a... Read More

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