Seminars

Expert knowledge for your safety

Presentation regarding the Machinery Directive  

We present the legal provisions and provide advice on their implementation

At the purchase stage, prior to startup, during operation, and even when modernizing a system, the legal provisions for operators of machinery differ greatly.

In order to provide safe machinery, the requirements regarding operational reliability and the safety of machinery must be satisfied.

Safety of machinery for safety specialists

The safety of machinery must be evaluated as part of the risk assessment. Functional safety is an important aspect of this. This seminar will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the essential requirements based on the regulations applicable in Germany. The seminar contents help supplement the qualification process for safety experts.

Universal examples are used to illustrate the normative and technical aspects. Furthermore, questions which are typically relevant for operators regarding the safe operation of machinery will be answered.

Description Language
Safety of machinery for safety specialists [PDF, 0.11 MB]
One-day seminar
English

Safety of machinery and legal certainty

A specialist lawyer will present the requirements of the applicable German legal provisions placed on machine manufacturers and operators in three sections:

  • Liability
  • Purchasing
  • Procedure in the event of a claim

At the end of each section, the practical implementation of the requirements will be explained by a safety engineer. You will then be familiar with the requirements from the applicable legal provisions and will have the necessary information for their practical implementation.

Description Language Updated
Safety of machinery and legal certainty [PDF, 0.12 MB]
One-day seminar
English 12.10.2015

Safe operation of machinery

This seminar will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the essential requirements regarding the safe operation of machinery based on the Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health applicable in Germany. Conversion measures for machinery and the interlinking of machinery will also be covered. Under certain conditions, an operator can become the machine manufacturer and must therefore satisfy the requirements that are placed on a manufacturer. The criteria applicable in Germany for assessing the relevant aspects of this will be presented. You will be provided with information on how you may be able to avoid taking on the manufacturer role and the associated obligations.

Description Language Updated
Safe operation of machinery [PDF, 0.11 MB]
One-day seminar
English 12.10.2015

Basics of the safety of machinery

This seminar will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the essential requirements regarding the safety of machinery for the manufacture and operation of machinery in Germany. You will know why safety technology is absolutely necessary and contributes significantly to accident prevention. You will become familiar with the methods and processes for achieving the safety of machinery. You will gain an overview of the safety standards, relevant German laws, European directives, and ordinances for manufacturers and operators of machinery.

Description Language Updated
Basics of the safety of machinery [PDF, 0.11 MB]
One-day seminar
English 12.10.2015

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