Reduce risk and protect workers with turnkey safeguarding solutions

Whether you are an OEM or an end-user, designing a compliant and efficient safety solution for your equipment is a challenging task. Our in house team of safety and controls engineers can help.  We will present you with flexible options ranging from self-install kits to turnkey solutions that reduce your risk, support your business goals and make your employees safe.

Enhanced worker safety through proper safeguarding

Expert guidance from components to consulting

Global safety product support and availability

We can start at any point in the process

For OEMs, we can work with you at any phase in your project, from initial concept review to site acceptance testing, to ensure that your design is compliant local and international regulations while meeting your customer’s expectations. For end-users, our team of TÜV Functional Safety Engineers will work with information from the risk assessment and input from your team to develop a custom safety solution.

Machine Safeguarding Solution Options

For new equipment design

  • Review of machine designs to assess hazards
  • Calculate require performance level (PLr) based machine design
  • Identification of  appropriate safety control systems based on PLr calculation
  • Perform stop time measurements, as necessary
  • Specification of safety devices and hard guarding and verification that PLr is achieved
  • Validation of final machine design
  • Risk Assessment of final machine with identification of residual risk

For existing equipment

  • Review of risk assessment and machine operation for hazards and production requirement
  • Calculate require performance level required (PLr)
  • Identification of  appropriate safety control systems based on PLr calculation
  • Assessment of residual risk based on recommended safeguarding solution
  • Perform stop time measurements, as necessary
  • Specification of safety devices and hard guarding to reduce risk and verification that the design PL meets or exceeds PLr.