One of the great challenges that all product designers face is the sourcing of appropriate product safety labels. There are many sources for off-the-shelf labels including some of the biggest names in marking and labelling, but until now, none have offered a way for product manufacturers to develop standards-compliant hazard warning signs and labels themselves. If […]
This article was updated 2019-04-26, adding specific details related to IEC 60947 – 5 – 5. When it comes to emergency stop devices there is no doubt that the red mushroom-head push button is the most common – they seem to be everywhere. The second most common emergency stop device is the pull-cord, and like the light-curtain in safeguarding […]
Have you ever wondered about ANSI? Needed to know how ANSI standards are developed? Find your answers and more in this post!