An increasing number of material grade specifications of
VICTREX Polymer Solutions fulfill Bosch standards; BN18-O1 and BN18-X1 which
set out the properties and requirements for unfilled and reinforced PEEK
polymer - already successfully used in the automotive industry for many years -
also fulfils the N2580-1 requirements. This standard defines prohibited and
declarable substances contained in materials, thereby ensuring implementation
of legal requirements and the Bosch customers' needs. Moreover, VICTREX can
confirm GADSL as well as RoHS compliance for the released grades. Additionally,
all raw materials required for the manufacture of this high-performance
thermoplastic have already been pre-registered pursuant to REACH.
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.