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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.

New Draw Bar Cover from Rockford Systems Prevents Injuries to Vertical Mill Operators, Helps in OSHA Compliance

Rockford, IL, October 7, 2016 Vertical mills are essential cutting tools in machine shops used to remove material from the surface of metal workpieces. However, these tools present serious danger when an operator comes into contact with their high-speed rotating draw bars, resulting in injuries and costly OSHA fines. To bring needed safety to the […]

Rockford Systems Appoints Carrie Halle as Vice President of Marketing

Rockford, IL, September 16, 2016 Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, has hired Carrie Halle as Vice President Marketing. In this position, Carrie will report directly to Joe Nitiss, CEO of Rockford Systems. In her role, Carrie will be responsible for managing all of the firm’s strategic and marketing […]

Rockford Systems Offers Machine Safeguarding Seminars

Rockford, IL, September 14, 2016 Learn how to interpret OSHA and ANSI B-11 series safety standards Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, announced today that it will be offering its award-winning Machine Safeguarding Seminars at their Rockford Training Center on September 20-22, October 18-20, and November 15-17, 2016. The […]

Rockford Systems Promotes Matt Brenner to Vice President of Sales

Rockford, IL, August 26, 2016 Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, has promoted Matt Brenner to the position of Vice President of Sales, effective immediately. In this new role, Brenner will oversee all sales initiatives within the company, including the management and supervision of its regional sales offices, and […]

Rockford Systems Adds Stop Time Measurement to List of Machine Safeguarding Services

Rockford, IL, August 15, 2016 Used for OSHA Required Safety Distance Validation of Light Curtains, Two-Hand Control Systems, and Other Presence Sensing Devices Underscoring its total commitment to worker safety, Rockford Systems, LLC, a leading manufacturer of machine safeguarding solutions, today announced that a comprehensive Stop-Time Measurement (STM) service conducted by its trained technicians is […]

Joe Nitiss Appointed CEO of Rockford Systems, LLC

Rockford, IL, August 8, 2016 Nitiss to lead Rockford Systems aggressive growth strategy by expanding new products and services for machine safeguarding and industrial safety at Rockford Rockford Systems, LLC, a leading manufacturer of machine safeguarding products solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Joe Nitiss as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective […]