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Safety SeminarTake Ownership of Machine Safety

Take Ownership of Machine Safety
GAIN EXPERIENCE:

Join Van Meter and Rockwell Automation for a hands-on workshop, to gain experience with:

  • Learn to speak G(EE)K by understanding the difference between lockout tagout vs. minor servicing exceptions and what OSHA/ANSI/ISO safety machine requirements and standards are in order to partner with your technical teams.
  • During risk assessment basics, you will learn to identify and rate machine hazards, performance levels and methods to reduce the risk.
  • Our Van Meter team will equip you with a machine safety checklist and introduce you to current available safety technologies and safety software tools. Also to be discussed is safe distance calculations and how different technologies affect safe distances.
REGISTER TO ATTEND:

There is no cost to attend; however, registration is required and space is limited. Registration must be completed by Friday, March 15, 2019. All events will be held from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. and will include lunch.

LEARN FROM A TÜV-CERTIFIED MACHINERY FUNCTIONAL SAFETY EXPERT
functional safety engineer
PAT ROCKEY

Van Meter Automation Product Manager, Functional Safety Expert, TÜV Rheinland

rockwell automation authorized distributor

A TÜV Rheinland machinery functional safety expert is considered one of the most significant safety achievements in the industrial world. The extensive certification process includes first becoming a functional safety engineer, which requires multiple training courses, extensive study of safety standards, passing an arduous exam, and to have 10 years of documented business experience and more.

There are currently only 28 TÜV Rheinland machinery functional safety experts worldwide. Van Meter is fortunate to employ one of them, Pat Rockey. Van Meter’s Automation Team also consists of two TÜV-certified engineers and thirteen technicians.

Having a TÜV Rheinland-certified machinery functional safety expert within Van Meter gives you access to best practices, tips and know-how from some of the industry’s best. Pat has the in-depth and current safety standards expertise, a proven track record in building safety systems, and knowledge of contemporary machine safety to make us a leader in industrial safety technologies.

SCHEDULE:

All events will be held from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. and will include lunch.

Tuesday
MARCH 26

Sioux City
Van Meter Inc.
901 Cunningham Dr
Sioux City, IA 51106

Wednesday
MARCH 27

Davenport
Van Meter Inc.
5775 Tremont Ave
Davenport, IA 52807

Thursday
MARCH 28

Muscatine
Van Meter Inc.
2458 Hwy 22
Muscatine, IA 52761

Friday
MARCH 29

Cedar Rapids
Van Meter Inc.
850 32nd Ave SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Tuesday
APRIL 2

Urbandale
Van Meter Inc.
4040 121st St.
Urbandale, IA 50323

Wednesday
APRIL 3

Dubuque
Van Meter Inc.
2300 Kerper Blvd
Dubuque, IA 52001

 

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