Newsroom : Worker Critically Injured by Robotic Device, Company Fined $270,000

In this case maintenance worker was injured after entering a robot cell through the light curtain to perform a maintenance task. They don’t say how the robot could have moved if the light curtain had been broken. Improper lockout procedures and improper supervision of workers were blamed.

Source: Newsroom : Worker Critically Injured by Robotic Device, Company Fined $270,000

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