Protect your people while maintaining productivity and efficiency.
Omron, your trusted partner in safety
Protecting workers from harm is a universal industry goal, but machine and plant safety can often seem intimidating. The complex maze of standards and regulations can be difficult to navigate without the right help. Omron’s unmatched combination of expertise, products and services can help you protect your team without sacrificing output.
Our value as a safety partner goes well beyond our comprehensive range of world-class products. Our team of TÜV Certified Functional Safety Engineers offers risk assessments and customized solutions for your machine, application or entire plant.
We can assist you in engineering a safety solution and completing on any required remediation, and we can also train your engineers and production workers on safety compliance and best practices. All of this is backed by a global supply network and support staff.
This solution will help you:
- Protect and warn operators of potential safety hazards
- Save companies from costs associated with a safety incident such as regulatory fines, downtime, legal fees and increased OSHA inspections
- Reduce liability by validating that a machine meets safety requirements in the event of a workplace injury
- Allow for integration of robotics into a production or packaging line to speed throughput and handle repetitive tasks
- Keep compliance with OSHA, which requires a minimum level of protection around some machines
- Maintain compliance with safety standards
- Meet retailer codes of practice (if applicable) for workplace safety
- Decrease the risk for operators caused by wear on machines
- Reduce productivity loss from downtime
- Control targeted sections of machines or lines for maintenance or change-over without stopping the entire line
A global leader in custom safety products and services
Our global team is ready to help you minimize risks and stay in compliance with regulations.
Gain the Omron advantage with:
- A complete range of global safety products
- Education on safety compliance and adoption
- Assessments and risk identification
- Comprehensive engineering design
- Compliance reviews by TÜV Certified Functional Safety Engineers
- Global supply and support
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