New online resource tool
Canada’s leading business-to-business magazines that promote workplace and machine safety have joined forces to help Canadian manufacturers and safety professionals learn more about machine safety and introduce them to the latest technologies.
Canadian Occupational Safety, Manufacturing Automation and Design Product News magazines, have created a new online resource www.SaferMachines.com to help machinery builders create safer machines and helps manufacturers understand how to use technology to make their machines safer and protect workers.
Visitors to SaferMachines.com will find relevant articles and casestudies, video demonstrations, links to industry events and training,and can source new products and technologies from machine guarding andsafeguarding, to safety switches, light curtains, optical guards,safety mats, perimeter and area guards, and industrial automationtechnology.
Safety professionals are keenly aware of the regulatory changes andother pressures that are forcing them to adopt technologies to maketheir machines safer. But they need access to the technology andsuppliers that can help them.
Improper machine safeguarding is a consistent source of violations,results in heavy fines and penalties from regulators and inspectors,and far too often results in injuries and deaths to workers
SaferMachines.com will help machine builders source and specify theparts and technologies they need to build safer machines, and it willalso help the owners and operators of existing machines learn how theycan retrofit and add new devices and technologies to their currentmachinery.
SaferMachines.com will draw on content from leading automation andsafety magazines, industry experts, standards and regulatory bodies,and the leading technology providers, suppliers and distributors.