Harness the power of safety and operational data, and you can substantially improve safety compliance, machinery productivity and performance.

Smart Safety solutions provide detailed diagnostic data to your design environment, visualisation system, information software, and GuardLogix Programmable Automation Controller - enabling smarter machines for use in The Connected Enterprise.

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Challenges to Safety

Worker Behaviours

The number 1 cause of safety system faliures is because the solution is bypassed.

Evolving Workforce

A major workforce shift is underway worldwide, and the safety implications are significant.

Machinery Stoppages

Companies often have minimal visibility in to why or when machinery stoppages occur.

Regulatory Compliance

Compliance with complex global safety standards is increasingly essential but also challenging.

Emerging Technologies

Advanced safety technologies enable companies to address safety & productivity in new ways,

Data Management

Outdated data collection and reporting methods. Manual entry of safety data for logs, reports, etc.

Pillars of Safety






Improve the functional operation of machinery with our innovative, wide-range portfolio of products and solutions. As new technology emerges, we develop and deliver integrated, value-added components and systems that help to maximize production and overall equipment effectiveness.

GuardLink Device Level Safety Network

GuardLink is a low level network providing device level diagnostics for safety components. It helps simplify safety networks when using safety devices that do not have EtherNet/IP connection. It offers increased diagnostic information to traditional hard wired systems and is a modular Plug-and-Play network requiring no configuration.

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SafeZone 3 Laser Scanner

The SafeZone 3 Safety Laser Scanner is a compact device that supports up to 2 zones with simultaneous monitoring (warning and safety fields for each zone). It uses Safety over Ethernet/IP technology and offers two ethernet connections for Device level Ring topology. The configuration software simplifies the programming and Add-On-Profiles are available in Studio 5000 Engineering Environment.

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450L GuardShield POC Safety Light Curtains

The 450L GuardShield POC safety light curtains are unlike traditional safety light curtains, which are based on separate transmitter and receiver units. This next generation light curtain system features patented technology, which allows each transceiver to be used as a transmitter or receiver via an innovative plug-in module. This advanced technology greatly reduces stock and provides a flexible, cost-effective safety solution.

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Lifeline 5 Cable Pull Switches

The 440E Lifeline 5 Cable Pull Switches are microprocessor-based solutions that bring advanced features and diagnostics that help enhance safety and improve productivity. These switches offer features and functions that simplify setup and allow for more efficient maintenance and troubleshooting.

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Multifunctional Access Box - Safety over EtherNet/IP

This integrated safeguarding solution is ideal for full body access applications where guard doors require a lock function.

This device offers the same functionality as the hardwired product but now offers connectivity to the safety system using Safety over EtherNet/IP.

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GuardLogix 5580 Safety Controller

The GuardLogix 5580 safety controller integrates high-performance standards and safety control in the same controller and is programmed using Studio 5000 design environment. It offers scalability in performance and use as the primary controller (used without a partner) and is certified for use up to SIL2/PLd. With a safety partner, the controller is certified for SIL3/PLe use.

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Compact GuardLogix 5380 Safety Controller

The Compact GuardLogix 5380 safety controller integrates high-performance standard and safety control in the same controller and is programmed using Studio 5000 design environment. Versions are available for use in either SIL2/PLd or SIL3/PLe applications. SIL2 versions offer Motion and Non-Motion variance which helps customer further optimize their machine design.

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Flex 5000 I/O

Our FLEX 5000 I/O is a reliable and flexible distributed I/O solution, which allows you to choose your I/O to meet your operational needs. FLEX 5000 I/O enhances communication with 1 Gb EtherNet/IP connectivity, which offers higher speed and increased bandwidth. To provide flexibility in your network architecture, FLEX 5000 I/O includes 2 copper or 2 fibre ports (SFP) and support for DLR, Star, Linear, and PRP topologies. Designed for use in a broad range of applications, the FLEX 5000 I/O operates in -40...70 oC (-40...158 oF) temperatures.

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Compact 5000 Safety I/O

*Coming Soon! In-rack safety I/O for Compact GuardLogix 5380 CPU or use as Compact 5000 distributed I/O.

Drives & Motors

A wide selection of PowerFlex AC and DC variable frequency drives and Kinetix servo drives that are all designed for flexibility, productivity, safety and ease of use. Our VFDs handle both low voltage and medium voltage applications, with a wide range of power ratings. Kinetix servo drives offer the right size and feature set to handle a broad range of applications from single axis component drives to multi-axis modular drives. We offer solutions that are designed to help you simplify machine design while you improve system performance. Various motors that are designed for optimum performance and service life round out this offering.

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Design software helps you maximize automation productivity through reduced design time, creating new ways to lower costs by creating consistent, modularized solutions that improve manufacturing efficiency.

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FactoryTalk View provides robust and reliable functionality in an HMI solution that scales from a stand-alone, machine-level HMI to a distributed visualization solution. With FactoryTalk View, HMI challenges in process, batch and discrete applications are managed in a single software package that extends beyond the walls of your facility to deliver critical visibility on demand, improving the productivity of users at every level of your organization.

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Manufacturing Intelligence

Enterprise manufacturing intelligence software helps to free the data currently locked within your control and business systems and deliver actionable information to improve productivity, increase yield and reduce costs. Rockwell Automation Manufacturing Intelligence solutions produce analytics that help in decision making, when and where you need it, to improve plant efficiencies and Overall Equipment Effectiveness to save time and money.

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Configuration Collaboration

Rockwell Automation offers several software applications to help simplify system configuration and provide enhanced visibility into your network, asset inventory, and applications. They also make it easier to collaborate across teams to increase productivity. These applications provide information - from alarms to diagnostics - at different layers of the system architecture to help you make decisions faster.

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Safety fencing & wire tray solutions from NHP & Axelent

Click here to find out more about NHP's Axelent safety fencing solution (X-Guard) and cable tray products (X-Tray)


Complex machinery, safety standards, and contemporary equipment require a deep understanding of each to implement safety solutions that protect workers, improve productivity, and achieve compliance.

Below, we've provided you with a variety of tools to help you achieve these goals.

Safety Automation Builder

Invaluable software designed to help simplify machine safety system design and validation.

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Pre-engineered safety functions for machines

Machine safety can be developed by combining blocks of safety functions to provide a complete safety solution.

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Safety ROI Tool

The evidence is clear: safety is good business. Find out how to quantify the savings and productivity gains from safety investments.

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Safety Maturity Index

The Safety Maturity Index is an invaluable tool that offers visibility into safety processes.

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Machinery Safebook 5 - A Guide to Machine Safety

Practical guide to the principles of machine safety, legislation, theory and practice.

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Exploring a range of topics related to safety systems, practices, performance and productivity.

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People & Services

Together with Rockwell Automation, the world's largest industrial safety provider, we help to reduce injuries and costs while improving productivity at every phase of the Safety Life Cycle.

Safety services are delivered by experienced staff who are safety qualified, many with TUV Rheinland Machinery Safety certifications. We have people who are TUV Functional Safety Experts, Engineers and Technicians to help customers with their holistic safety lifecycle.

The Safety Life Cycle is a clearly-defined process that helps to maximize productivity and improve safety by identifying the steps required to assess and mitigate machinery risks. The Safety Life Cycle can be seen and downloaded in this document.

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Safety Assessments

Services that help to evaluate plant risk and support well-informed decisions that improve employee and machine safety.

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Design Services

Comprehensive circuit design, proper application of devices and design review to improve overall safety.

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Installation and Validation Services

Verification that systems are operating within defined parameters and standards.

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Comprehensive training programmes delivered by industry-leading experts.

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Customized Services

Covering client-specific applications, technologies, applications, platforms, and configurations.

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Smart Safety eBook

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Smart Safety eBook

NHP Safety Blog


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