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The Rise of “Cobots” and Its Safety Considerations

Posted by TUV Rheinland on Mar 12, 2018 12:47:18 PM

Industrial robots are transforming factories, production facilities and manufacturing plants around the world. Incorporating new collaborative robots (cobots) has allowed companies to boost productivity, improve quality and reduce costs. In fact, it is expected that the robotics industry will reach 2.6M units deployed worldwide by 2019 (World Robotics Report 2016, IFR). Some of the examples of robot applications include pick and place, harsh environments and assembly line.

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Topics: robotics, automation, cobot, robots, robot