Safety mats are used in various industries to identify and protect the operator with equipment in a hazardous area. They can be used in conjunction with safety light curtains and without them. Modern-day safety mats combine the ease of installation, flexibility and reliability of design, as well as provide a simple, yet reliable installation.
How do safety mats work?
When stepped on, the safety mat controller stops the operation of a certain type of equipment, in order to avoid a dangerous situation between the operator and the equipment from happening.
The electromechnical safety mat and its control unit are designed according to the concept of safe failure, and together they form a single set of security devices.