The Exider technology exhibition train from Siemens (http://rbi.ims.ca/3848-689) continues with its North America tour. Showcasing a virtual factory, the train allows visitors to see simulations of Siemens applications in the pharmaceutical, chemical, and automobile industry. In addition, the train enhances dialogs of various levels with current and potential customers, comments Thomas Kopanski, VP and General Manager of the Automation and Motion Division, Siemens Energy & Automation Inc. To learn more about the various stops of the Exider, go to http://rbi.ims.ca/3848-690.
Industrial workplaces are governed by OSHA rules, but this isn’t to say that rules are always followed. While injuries happen on production floors for a variety of reasons, of the top 10 OSHA rules that are most often ignored in industrial settings, two directly involve machine design: lockout/tagout procedures (LO/TO) and machine guarding.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.