SCHMERSAL is a German company that is one of the leading manufacturers of safety appliances and systems for the protection of human life and machines. The company’s operations date back to 1945, when two brothers, Kurt Andreas and Ernst Schmersal, started a company that initially manufactured components used in the production of lifts. Currently, the company operates in 20 different countries and has over 1800 employees that work on the innovative solutions used for safety purposes. SCHMERSAL has production plants in 4 different countries: Germany, Brazil, India and China.
The company’s product range includes 5 sections:
- safe switching and monitoring,
- safe signal processing,
- automation technology,
- devices for Ex Zones,
- lift switchgears.
The comprehensive range of SCHMERSAL products includes: safety switches, solenoid interlocks and security sensors, safety light barriers and grids, emergency stop-switches and other safety control modules for emergency stop applications.