MILFORD, Pennsylvania — Clarion Safety Systems, a leading manufacturer of safety labels, signs and tags, has acquired Machine Safety Specialists, a leading machinery safety and compliance consultancy.
“Along with the team of machine safety specialists, we are very pleased to share this exciting news with our customers and collective safety partners,” said Ron Crawford, CEO of Clarion. “By bringing the expertise of Machine Safety Specialists’ highly trained safety engineers to the Clarion Safety family, we know we can bring greater value to our customers in the common goals of increasing safety and reducing risk. .”
Clarion Safety has a long history of working with customers for 30 years to implement best practices in relation to a wide range of product safety standards to maximize safety and reduce risk. In recent years, it has expanded its portfolio of products and services beyond labels, signs and markings, offering a digital security management solution, ClarionAccess, a platform that helps manage security product information, customer resources and training information, as well as comprehensive machine safety and risk consulting services through its consulting practice, Clarion Safety Assessment. These latest efforts have been driven by the company’s commitment to excellence, punctuated by a history of working with more than 15,000 companies without a single Clarion Safety customer ever facing evidence-based claims. warnings.
“This decision to make Machine Safety Specialists a subsidiary of Clarion Safety takes our risk assessment and compliance consulting services to a new level. Clarion Safety now offers risk assessment and compliance consulting services for complex machinery and high-risk applications. We are proud to offer this world-class service to our OEM and environmental, health and safety customer base,” said Crawford. “The caliber of the team of machine safety specialists is second to none and we could not have found a more like-minded partner for Clarion Safety in terms of commitment to standards, best practices and quality service.Our team looks forward to the next steps of our partnership and will share more with our customers about the expanded services we can now offer.
Specializing in complex, high-risk machinery, Machine Safety Specialists’ certified safety engineers help clients understand and meet safety regulations, including OSHA, ANSI, NFPA, RIA, and EN/ISO requirements. The company’s certified safety engineers are experts in robotics and automated machinery, hydraulic safety systems and functional safety systems (reliable control). Machine Safety Specialists provide on-site and remote services and specialize in machine guarding, risk assessment, safety training, SISTEMA, functional safety analysis and risk assessment software.
“In this complex world of machinery, technology and safety compliance, machine safety specialists provide clear answers. As part of the Clarion Safety team, we are now able to offer our customers solutions that immediately improve safety. As part of a program to eliminate and control machine-related hazards, improving visual hazard awareness gives our customers the immediate positive impact they’ve been looking for,” said Ken Hackworth, Vice Chairman of Safety Assessment at Clarion Safety and Machine Safety Specialists. “We provide unbiased recommendations and enable our customers to make security improvements within days of contacting us.”