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Read the latest press releases from Rockford Systems LLC, a leading industrial plant safety solution provider for organizations using metalworking, automation, material handling and/or thermal processing in their operations. Since 1971, Rockford Systems has specialized in the design and installation of safeguarding systems for industrial fabrication equipment, manufacturing systems, and robotics cells that meet or exceed applicable safety regulations and standards.

Human Element Brand refresh at Rockford Systems

Rockford Systems, LLC, a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, announced today the launch of its new “Human Element Brand” campaign complete with a re-energized logo, website, social media program, print and online advertisements, and tradeshow graphics. Human Element Brand “The idea behind the new marketing push is to underscore the human element […]

Rockford Systems Puts Spotlight on New Machine Safeguarding Services at Texas Safety Conference & Expo

New Machine Safeguarding Services Rockford Systems, a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and new machine safeguarding services, announced today that for the first time it will be attending the Texas Safety Conference & Expo, scheduled for March 5-7 in Fort Worth, TX, and sponsored by the National Safety Council (NSC). Rockford Systems recently became […]

Rockford Systems Webinar Debunks Machine Safeguarding Myths

Rockford Systems Webinar Debunks Machine Safeguarding Myths; Free webinar is scheduled for Tuesday, February 7, 2017; Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, is offering a free “Debunking Machine Safeguarding Myths” webinar to put an end to commonly held myths, misconceptions, and inaccuracies surrounding the protection of machine operators from […]

Robots – Playing it Safe in the Workplace

Robotics is a growing field as more and more companies are incorporating industrial automation into their production processes. In just the first nine months of this year 23,985 robots were ordered from North American companies, many of which require machine guarding equipment to maximize productivity and safety. Robotics are used for replacing humans who were […]

Rockford Systems Becomes Supplier Member of Robotic Industries Association

Rockford, IL, December 12, 2016 Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, is pleased to announce that it has become a Supplier Member of the Robotic Industries Association (RIA), underscoring the increasing role machine guarding plays in protecting operators of robotic welding, assembly, CNC and metal cutting equipment. “Robotics is […]

Rockford Systems Joins National Safety Council

Rockford, IL, December 6, 2016 Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, announced today that it has become a member of the National Safety Council (NSC), a nonprofit organization with the mission to save lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road […]

Rockford Systems Announces Machine Safety Compliance Webinar

Rockford, IL, November 18, 2016 Safety Leader to Provide Practice Advice on Meeting Current Machine Guard Standards Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, is offering a free “Machine Safety Compliance 101” webinar to increase awareness of the dangers of improperly protected metal working machinery, and well as its impact […]

Carpenter’s Place – A Cause to Celebrate: Rockford Systems Makes Generous Donation to Local Homeless Center

Rockford Systems, a member of the local business community since 1975, has teamed with Carpenter’s Place to help previously homeless men and women celebrate Thanksgiving by hosting a charity presentation scheduled for 2:00pm, Monday, November 21 at the homeless center’s 1149 Railroad Avenue location in Rockford. Rockford Systems will be donating food, clothing and living […]

Rockford Systems to Attend FABTECH 2016 Trade Show

Rockford, IL, November 10, 2016 Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, announced today it will be attending FABTECH 2016 in Las Vegas, November 16-18 in booth #C14023, where it will showcase its full range of Machine Safety Life-Cycle Solutions engineered to prevent employee injuries and bring equipment to compliance […]

Risk Assessments Identify Potentially Deadly Lack of Machine Safeguarding in Metal Fabricating Plant

Rockford, IL, November 9, 2016 According to OSHA statistics, nearly 5,000 workers in metal fabricating plants suffer non-fatal injuries annually in the United States, or approximately 3X more than those employed in electronics or apparel manufacturing. Even with strict OSHA standards and ANSI regulations in place, unguarded hazardous machinery remains a major source of amputations […]