Safety Services from SICK UK

SICK supports you with our years of experience in machine safety. Taking into account the applicable European directives, regulations, and standards we can offer a range of services covering, PUWER Inspection, Stop Time Testing, Risk Assessment and full product training.

These services increase the safety of people, boost the productivity of machines and serve as the basis for your sustainable business success.

PUWER (Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations)

PUWER is the UK implementation of the European Work Equipment Directive and is a legal requirement for every employer in the UK.  The regulations are broken down into 39 regulations ranging from training, maintenance and inspection.  SICK offer inspection of regulations 1 – 24 and will check your company’s compliance.  While evaluating the company’s compliance, SICK will also highlight hazards which have not been protected appropriately. Read more ...

Machine Risk Assessment

If you are a manufacturer of machines or an end user, you have a legal requirement to have a Risk Assessment available for all machines. SICK offer a Risk Assessment service where we will work with the operator and maintenance staff to highlight and quantify all mechanical risks. If a hazard is not protected appropriately, we will offer a method of mitigation, thus ensuring the machine is as safe as possible.

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Stop Time Testing

If you are using Safety Laser Scanners or Light Curtains, you are required to ensure the hazard has come to a standstill before it can cause a risk to personnel. SICK will ensure the safety device is located at the correct distance from the hazard and installed correctly in order to comply with ISO 13855. The service is offered as a single site visit or a yearly contract.  Please select which service you would require when filling out the request form. 

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Product Training

Many users of SICK Safety equipment would like to be self-sufficient when it comes to configuring and fault finding the devices. As such we offer comprehensive training on many of our safety products. We also offer standardised functional safety training.

Please highlight on the form the the products you would like us to cover if you require a bespoke package tailored to your company. Read more ...