Category: Safety

Grantek Featured in March Issue of Automation World Magazine

March 14, 2019

The March 2019 issue of Automation World includes an article about Worker and Machine Safety that highlights Grantek’s Machine Safety expertise. Click Here to Read the Automation World Article This article quotes Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives, Jeff Winter. Jeff offers his insights on the changing landscape of Machine Safety as safety technology evolves. Winter frequently

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Machine Safety Heading Into 2019: Convergence of EHS & Engineering

October 4, 2018

By: Jeff Winter, Director, Safety Practice Grantek Systems Integration In the Beginning… With the important goal of assuring safe and healthful working conditions in the United States, the Department of Labor created OSHA in 1971. This set the minimum requirements for the safety of machinery that all employers must follow. Since then, advancements in machine

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Grantek Safety Expert Joins OSHA Leader at Chicago Conference

September 26, 2018

Jeff Winter, Director of Grantek’s Safety Practice, delivered an all day joint session at the Chicagoland Safety, Health & Environmental Conference on September 20, 2018. The event was held at the Naperville Campus of Northern Illinois University. Jeff and Carlos Gallegos, Response Team Leader with OSHA, discussed machine safety from two perspectives, Industry (Grantek) and

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Grantek Featured in The JOURNAL from Rockwell Automation

July 3, 2018

The June 2018 issue of The JOURNAL from Rockwell Automation includes an article that expands on Grantek’s recent “How to Properly Implement Bypassing in Machine Safety” webinar. Click Here to Read The JOURNAL Article This article builds upon the webinar delivered by Grantek’s Director of Safety Practice, Jeff Winter, and continues Grantek’s thought leadership in

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Sécurité Industrielle

June 5, 2018

La sécurité est une préoccupation de premier plan pour toutes les entreprises quand il est question d’exploitation et d’études de conception. Grantek comprend l’importance de la sécurité, particulièrement au moment d’intégrer un système – une conception sûre est le meilleur investissement qu’une entreprise peut faire. Grantek aide les entreprises à négocier le dédale des exigences

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CSIA and Grantek Discuss Improving Safety and Productivity Through a Connected Enterprise

May 25, 2018

On May 23, 2018 Jeff Winter, Director of Grantek’s Safety Practice, delivered the keynote address with Jose Rivera, the CEO of the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA) at the Automation Conference & Expo 2018 in Chicago. Jeff and Jose shared their insights on improving safety and productivity through a connected enterprise. Click Here to View

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VIDEO: Machine Safety – Beyond Compliance: How to Properly Implement Bypassing

May 1, 2018

Machine Safety is vital to operational success. Bypassing can be used in some instances when a company is looking to improve productivity while also keeping Safety an integrated aspect of the enterprise. There is also some confusion across the various Standards when it comes to Bypassing. There are many advantages when organizations look Beyond Compliance

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Machine Safety Webinar – Beyond Compliance: How to Properly Implement Bypassing Technology | Apr. 30, 2018 – 2pmET

April 11, 2018

Machine Safety is vital to operational success. Bypassing Technology can be used in some instances when a company is looking to improve productivity while also keeping Safety an integrated aspect of the enterprise. There are many advantages when organizations look Beyond Compliance and see Safety as an integral part of their processes. This webinar will

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Grantek to Present at Machine Safety Webinar Hosted by EESCO – March 20, 2018 at 10amCT/11amET

March 2, 2018

Grantek’s Director of Safety Practice, Jeff Winter, will present at the EESCO Managed Solutions Webinar Series: The Cost Savings of Integrating Safety on March 20th. The webinar is hosted by EESCO, a leading Automation distributor of MRO (maintenance, repair, and operating) products, construction materials, and advanced integrated supply procurement outsourcing services. Click Here to Register This

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Grantek Featured in Control Design Magazine

February 15, 2018

Grantek was recently featured in the February 2018 issue of Control Design Magazine. Grantek’s Director of Safety Practice, Jeff Winter, was quoted as part of an expert panel on the use of physical buttons versus digital touchscreen Human-machine interface (HMI) displays. Click here to read the article Control Design Magazine is published to serve the

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