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    INNOVATION IN SAFE USE OF VEHICLES AND MOBILE PLANT

    Sensor systems designed to prevent danger to people and site services

    K Guest Group of Skelmersdale has launched two products under the Safety Shield Systems brand to assist with securing safety in the use of vehicles and mobile plant on construction sites and other workplaces.

    Personnel Shield is designed to protect the workforce by restricting machine/vehicle activity when in the proximity of personnel. The system supplements site safety inductions and identification of personnel is achieved by “sensor” embedded into  head protection. A ‘reader’ attached to the machine/vehicle identifies when a person encroaches within an (adjustable) predetermined range which disables the machine/vehicle.

    Utility Shield uses a system of sensors fitted to a vehicle e.g excavator, which utilises GPS technology and software to detect the presence of mapped utilities. When the excavator bucket or attachment encroach within a preset distance from utility the system will disable the excavator prevents risk of a damage.

    We understand that presentations and or live demonstrations can be arranged at client premises or at the company training facility in Lancashire.

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