Companies that operate in hazardous areas are responsible for the health and safety of their workers.
Griefensee, Switzerland (PRWEB) March 26, 2014
METTLER TOLEDO is presents a new white paper, “Competency is Key: Hazardous Area Regulations and Standards” to help readers apply global, European, U.S./Canadian and several sets of regional regulations when choosing or manufacturing weighing equipment.
Companies that operate in hazardous areas are responsible for the health and safety of their workers. Critical comparisons of current standards will help enhance understanding of hazardous-area requirements and avoid the dangerous and sometimes expensive consequences of operating non-compliant equipment.
The white paper covers:
- Equipment manufacturer and employer obligations
- ATEX, IECEx, and FM guidelines
- Safety issues specific to weighing technology to help enhance assessment of this equipment which is commonly used in industrial processing.
To ensure that weighing equipment has been designed for safe use in hazardous manufacturing and processing environments, download your copy of the white paper now at: http://www.mt.com/ind-haz-safety.
About METTLER TOLEDO
Mettler-Toledo is a leading global supplier of precision instruments and is the world’s largest manufacturer and marketer of weighing instruments for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing applications. The Company is also a leading supplier of several related analytical and measurement technologies. Additional information about Mettler-Toledo can be found at http://www.mt.com.