Safety is one of the major challenges in machine and plant engineering around the globe. Manufacturers and users have to comply with international and regional standards and regulatory provisions. For example, the specific safety approaches in individual industries and areas of application are influenced by ISO 13849 on a worldwide level and by the EU Machinery Directive 2006/142/EC throughout Europe. Whether a machine will receive approval for various markets will depend on the successful fulfillment of all requirements. As supplier of drive and control technologies, Bosch Rexroth can find the right solution for any requirement.
To allow you to simply and efficiently realize the safety requirements in your machines, we offer you Safety on Board: this approach includes risk assessment, development of safety approaches, the selection of suitable components, implementation of the approach within the machine, start-up of the machine and training your staff. At Bosch Rexroth, our expertise e spans a variety of technologies. Electric drives and motors, controls, hydraulics, mechanics, pneumatics, individual components or entire systems – we understand your requirements and will develop the appropriate safety solution. We will find the most suitable combination of hardware components, software solutions and after-sales services for your needs.