- OSHA and ANSI
The OSHA and ANSI website (www.osha.gov and www.ansi.org, respectively) are a great first stop. In addition to offering the most extensive libraries of safety standards, these sites provide fact sheets, frequently asked questions and guides to understanding safety compliance.
- Rockwell Automation Safety Products
Rockwell Automation's safety product website at ab.rockwellautomation.com/Safety is a recommended source of information including technical tutorials on safety technology, application tips for machine safety components, articles on industry trends in safety product usage, online catalogs and user manuals for Allen-Bradley and Allen-Bradley Guardmaster safety products.
- Global Engineering Documents
The Global Engineering Documents site at www.global.ihs.com is a good resource when searching for technical standards, with over 125,000 documents available for electronic download.
- American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
The website of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) at www.asse.org provides industry news, training and development for safety professionals and information on the ASSE Certificate in Safety Management program. ASSE members receive a complimentary subscription to Professional Safety Journal.
- European Agency for Safety and Health at Work
The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work sponsors a site at europe.osha.eu.int. The agency has been set up by the European Union in order to serve the information needs of people with an interest in occupational safety and health.
- New Approach European Directives and Standards
For those who watch the European markets for a sign of things to come, www.newapproach.org offers extensive information on European directives and standards as well as links to sites of other organizations such as CENORM, CENELEC, ETSI and EFTA. This page also includes search engines for standards by product type.
- Rockwell Automation Global Manufacturing Solutions Group
Rockwell Automation's Global Manufacturing Solutions group offers a broad base of knowledge at www.rockwellautomation.com/industries/metals. Visit this site to see what Rockwell Automation can offer you related to automation of metalforming applications as typically found in the pressroom. Learn about latest metalforming control technology, safety compliance, and our application expertise.