Omron Safety

Prevent bypassing with the new D41 series safety door switch from Omron

Posted October 14, 2021 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Blog, Omron Safety

Omron D41 Safety Series

Is your facility experiencing problems with safety interlocking device tampering?

When employees bypass safety devices, they compromise machine performance and put themselves in harm’s way. The new D41 Series Type 4 safety door switch from Omron is a powerful solution to prevent device defeat and protect your team.

As a single product family that covers a wide range of needs, the D41 Series also helps you save money, simplify machine design, and reduce installation time.

• D41D helps save space thanks to a compact design and multiple actuator sizes.
• D41G offers different actuator options including emergency escape handles.
• D41L is ECOLAB-certified detergent resistant. Contact us for a demo today.

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5 Preventable Industrial Accidents (and how they could have been avoided)

Posted August 12, 2021 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Blog, Omron, Omron Safety

Live webinar Sept. 14

Join us Tuesday, Sept. 14, 11 am CDT.

Real-life examples of accidents that could have been prevented. You will benefit from this 40-minute no-cost webinar.

Register NOW. You will learn about:
*Are your workers at risk like the examples?
*Circumstances that led to these preventable injuries.
*Safety technologies available to everyone that could have saved lives.

Please forward to those in your organization who would benefit from knowing more about preventing accidents using safety technology and methodology. REGISTER TODAY!

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5 Reasons Barcodes Fail and How to Fix Them (Hint: Start with a high-performance reading system)

Posted by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Blog, Omron, Omron Safety

Poor quality barcodes -- no matter the cause -- result in no-reads. Once the cause of the barcode problem is defined, it can be addressed by taking simple preventive measures. A high-performance barcode reading system will ensure the best read possible and protect a company's time and data. Omron published a highly-informative downloadable white paper on the optimizing bar code readability. You might be surprised at some of the reasons bar codes become unreadable, and how simple the fix can be.


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White Paper: Reducing Down Time Using Machine Safety

Posted April 8, 2021 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Blog, Omron Safety

Thankfully, things have changed for the better since this photo was taken in August 1908 at an Indiana glass factory.

(Omron machine safety white paper)

Today’s manufacturers are under pressure to be more flexible, reduce downtime, increase efficiency and, above all, keep personnel safe from injury and even worse.

These efforts are complicated by yet another requirement: the successful management of external influences. These factors are difficult to predict. And when their true effects become known, effective adaptation can be a challenge.

Fortunately, the right machine safety technology can help companies reduce the impact of unforeseen events and keep productivity levels high. In this white paper, we’ll examine how this works, with a focus on key features of machine safety solutions provided by Omron.

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Machine and Facility Safety Fundamentals — Webinar Feb. 9

Posted January 28, 2021 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Blog, Omron Safety

Safety Fundamentals Webinar Feb. 9.

Safety Fundamentals Webinar Free Feb. 9. 11 a.m.

Anyone responsible for protecting employees would benefit from Omron's safety experts. This 40-minute webinar on Safety Fundamentals is an easy way to learn and could help avoid disaster.  Register NOW.

You will learn about:

  • Regulatory requirements and safety standards
  • Safety risk assessment and reduction tactics
  • ROI potential of Safeguarding
  • Safety resources and product solutions
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