Guards: Changes of Standard ISO 13857-2019

Guards: Changes of Standard ISO 13857-2019

Standard ISO 13857 on safety distances preventing lower and upper limbs from reaching hazardous areas, together with standard ISO 14120 concerning the general requirements for the design and construction of fixed and movable guards, are essential standards for the...
CNESST Zero Tolerance

CNESST Zero Tolerance

In Quebec, the health and safety of workers is a priority framed in section 2 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (LSST), which defines its purpose by eliminating at the source of the hazards to health, safety and health and physical integrity of workers. In...
Machine safety – What is Industry 4.0?

Machine safety – What is Industry 4.0?

Also called industry of the future, or 4th industrial revolution, industry 4.0 represents a new organization of industries based on new technologies relying on interconnectivity between human beings, machines and resources. It’s a single connection between a virtual...