Category: <span>CE Safety & Security</span>
Arc Flash & Electrical Safety November 10, 2012

NFPA 70E: A roadmap to compliance

Six steps can reduce arc flash hazard and protect workers and equipment

By Reza Tajali, Schneider Electric
Safety Standards November 10, 2012

Don’t overlook key steps in the safety process

Having a clear plan with executive management and safeguarding yourself against potential hazards for both the short- and long-term is vital

By John Peabody, Omron Automation and Safety
Safety Standards September 19, 2012

DHS, IAEA ink collaboration pact

The U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security signed a pact to deepen nuclear security collaboration with the International Atomic Energy Agency.

By Greg Hale
Safety Standards July 30, 2012

Smart Grid needs to get smarter

Lights need to stay on even during extreme weather or other types of disasters and new options may soon be available to avoid power-related crises.

By Source: ISSSource
Energy Efficiency & Management June 14, 2012

Leading-edge technologies reshaping perimeter protection

Selection of the best electronic perimeter security equipment is formidable and demanding.

By Source: IMS Research (IHS)
Wireless May 7, 2012

Getting a fix on indoor location

With companies looking to replicate what GPS for an indoor environment, IMS Research believes that several methods are likely to be successful as research and development heats up among many companies.

By Source: IMS Research (IHS Inc.)
Cybersecurity May 4, 2012

Cloud computing security woes

Security experts are blaming cloud computing providers for giving cyber criminals the tools to launch attacks more easily, efficiently and anonymously than ever before.

By Source: ISS Source
Workforce Development May 2, 2012

IT security education needed

Nearly 50% of security issues occur because of employee negligence in the workplace, and incidents occur at least once a week, a new report said.

By Source: ISS Source
Safety Standards April 23, 2012

HANNOVER MESSE: Phoenix Contact receives 2012 Hermes Award

Presentation at Hannover Messe honors lightning-detection technology.

By Bob Vavra, Content Manager, CFE Media
Safety Standards April 6, 2012

Plant’s safe operating limits

Alarm management is necessary in a process-manufacturing environment where an operator is monitoring/running the process using a control system like a DCS or a PLC.

By Nicholas Sheble, ISS Source