Siemens (Atlanta, GA) offers Simocode pro Safety to address the concerns of human and machine safety. According to the company, protection comes from the combination of various multistage protection and monitoring functions in Simocode pro and by the safe switching off of the device. The requirements of the IEC 61508/62061 and ISO 13849-1 standards for functional safety up to SIL 3 or PL e are satisfied. Hardware and wiring expenses are reduced, and additional outputs or peripheral devices can be omitted. Depending on the specific requirement, two different expansion modules are available and they can be easily connected to the basic Simocode pro V device.
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