Cobot Safety: Are You Too Close to Your Robot?

ALEX OWEN-HILL | October 16, 2018

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How close can you get to a collaborative robot? Is it always safe to go near one? We explain the 5 spaces around a cobot which determine its safety. The issue of safety came up a few times at our recent Robotiq User Conference (RUC) in September. Jeff Burnstein from A3 made it clear that collaborative robots aren't safe in all situations.

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