From The Field #1 with High Tech Design Safety

As a test and certification laboratory that does evaluations of equipment from industrial to laboratory to oil & gas, to medical and consumer products, we get the advantage of seeing many reoccurring wins and innovative ways that clients create ease with getting their products to market. We also see some of the common mistakes and […]

IEC 60204 – Safety of machinery – Electrical Equipment of Machines Overview

IEC 60204 is your primary electrical standard for electrical machinery for industrial uses. Best cases are to design to this standard and to NFPA 79, both are closely similar. If you design to these standards, and any product specific standard you will be 10000% better off at the end. IF you fail to specifically design […]

IEC UL ANSI 60601 Standard Overview Safety for Medical Equipment

Are you envisioning, planning, designing, building, or selling medical equipment? As a startup on through a fortune 100 company you will need to get to market fast, and win, using our proven “Conformity Discovery Process” © 2019 you will uncover conformity requirements early in process, and understand based on the standards what is required to […]

60950 60950-1 and 62368-1 IEC, UL, ANSI Standard Overview for Information Technology Equipment

Today in this video, Steve is here to talk about UL, ANSI and IEC 60950. This standard, 60950, deals with the electrical safety of business and information technology equipment. This includes anything that is powered by the mains (120 volt or higher incoming power from the building main electrical power), or a low voltage supply […]

IEC 61010 Overview – Standard for Safety Requirements for Electrical Equipment

Everyone intends to get their equipment to market as quick as possible and one of the best ways to ensure that result is to design it to meet the corresponding standards. In today’s video, Steve talks about the IEC standard 61010. Link to video also available here: The IEC 61010 standard is also a […]

UL 508A Standard for Industrial Control Panels Overview

We here at High Tech Design Safety are an evaluation, test and certification laboratory for equipment and products. Today our CEO, Steve Barcik Amstel shares about UL 508A.   Link to video also available here: UL 508A is important to you if you are designing industrial equipment, industrial machinery, processing equipment and similar equipment. […]

2019 Key Lessons on Conformity

It’s been a great year 2019. Lot’s of great projects, good times with clients, collaborators and partners. Steve Barcik Amstel, is sharing on key lessons we have learned with our clients this year for UL, ATEX, SEMI and other certifications.   Link to video also available here: 1. Build your requirements document to include […]

SEMI S2– Section 9.7 Fire Protection Documentation

High Tech Design Safety CEO, Steve Barcik Amstel has been going through section-by-section and line-by-line of SEMI S2 in a video training course to help you get a better understanding of what you will be up against as you get your semiconductor equipment to market. The section that we have been covering is Section 9, […]

SEMI S2 – Section 9 Manuals Part 5 – Section 9.6.6 Maintenance Procedures with Potential Environmental Impacts

Video training course for details of SEMI S2 Welcome to Part 5 of our discussion of Section 9 of SEMI S2. This section details all the documentation you will provide to the end user. This documentation may come in several forms, manuals, facilities installation documents, chemical lists, safety data sheets, and drawings. However, the information […]

SEMI S2 – Section 9 Manuals Part 4

SEMI S2 – Section 9 Manuals Part 4 In our fast paced world, everyone is looking for ways to get to market quicker and easier. There are definitely places where shortcuts can be made through streamlining the process and then there are places where spending a little more time on the details in the beginning […]