Gary Thrall, Bosch Rexroth Corp.

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Machine Safety June 26, 2010

Safety from a system integrator perspective

Functional safety is best applied from the ground up as part of the overall machine design process rather than as an add-on at the end. Whenever new motion is added, such as a servo control, the functional safety of the machine must be considered.

By Gary Thrall, Bosch Rexroth Corp.