Fraunhofer scientists have developed a diagnostic tool that recognises the state of the user in real time and communicates this information to machines. Potential fields of application include all highly automated tasks where critical user states can be a safety issue.
The Euchner bolt system has a die-cast aluminium design, making it suitable for industrial use.
Phoenix Contact has released compact, all-in-one, multichannel CBM electronic device circuit breakers to help users save on panel space.
In an effort to tackle the numbers of deaths and serious injuries caused by quad bikes, the Andrews Labor Government has announced a $6 million subsidy scheme to help Victorian farmers make their quad bikes safer.
Vibration Systems & Solutions (VSS) helped to design a vibration system that tested if emergency pull switches could withstand the vibrations inherent in conveyor systems at mine sites.
During National Farm Safety Week, Safe Work Australia has partnered with the National Farmers' Federation to produce two short farm safety videos on machinery guarding and stockyard handling.
The Euchner Multifunctional Gate Box (MGB) is a safety system with guard lock monitoring for the protection of safety doors on machines and installations.