Functional safety (FS) and the management of these systems is as important to the effective operation as the technical implementation of the solution.
When people return to the office after the COVID-19 pandemic has subsided enough, it is important to have a concrete plan in place during those early days to enhance safety and worker confidence.
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The 2020 Plant Engineering electrical safety survey examines how your plants’ electrical safety programs measure up
Leaders and managers need to implement a proactive prevention through design (PtD) program and track near misses to mitigate electrical safety hazards and protect workers in their plant
Making robots compliant regardless of the environment is a challenge, but there are several things companies can look out for. See three questions companies should ask.
The effects of coronavirus are having an effect on the supply chain, particularly when it comes to critical items like ventilators, which are in high demand right now.
The National Safety Council urges employers to assess their risk of exposure and ensure procedures are in place to effectively control transmission.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is working on a publication designed to reduce cybersecurity risks to the supply chain.
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