Robot Safety Update
August 22, 2019
12PM - 1PM ET
ABOUT THIS WEBINAR
In this webinar, Director of Standards Development at RIA, Carole Franklin will share key updates within Robot Safety, including technical standards and regulations, technical reports, a summary of the ANSI/RIA R15.06-2012 along with additional hot topics such as collaborative robot system safety. Receive a clear understanding of what defines a robot standard and what is on the horizon for future robot standards by attending this free, one-hour webinar.
Yaskawa America, Inc.
Founded in 1989, Yaskawa Motoman is a leading robotics company in the Americas. With over 400,000 Motoman robots, 15 million servos and 26 million inverter drives installed globally, Yaskawa provides automation products and solutions for virtually every industry and robotic application; including arc welding, assembly, coating, dispensing, material handling, material cutting, material removal, packaging, palletizing and spot welding. The Yaskawa product line includes more than 150 distinct robot models and a full-line of pre-engineered "World" solutions that are complete application specific work cells, including robot, process and safety equipment. Yaskawa’s proven track record of delivering industry leading quality, innovation and customer satisfaction can help you exceed your robotic automation goals.Click Here for More
Carole Franklin is the Director of Standards Development for the Robotic Industries Association. She leads RIA’s standards development activities in developing the ANSI and ISO Robot Safety Standards. Before joining RIA, Carole spent over four years with management consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton, where she led projects on business process improvement, internal communications, and executive communications. Prior to Booz Allen, Carole worked for Ford Motor Company for ten years in the market research department, where she led consumer research projects on hit products such as the Ford Expedition and Ford Explorer, and also served as project manager for the North American customer satisfaction tracking study, providing engineers with crucial customer input to help prioritize product quality improvement efforts. Her career has been spent translating the needs of end-users into actionable guidance for engineers and leaders – and vice versa. Carole holds BA and MBA degrees from the University of Michigan.