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Genie Lift Guard Contact Alarm prototype for slab scissor and vertical mast lifts to be shown during OSHA National Safety Stand-Down week

The Genie Lift Guard Contact Alarm system for slab scissors and vertical mast lists is designed to activate when an activation whisker is deflected by an obstruction, triggering the limit switch in the base of the assembly.

Genie protective solutions continue to evolve. Highlighting a new generation in innovative solutions, a prototype of the Genie Lift Guard Contact Alarm system for Genie GS slab scissor lifts and Genie GR, GRC and QS vertical masts will be shown to customers in North America during the OSHA National Safety-Stand Down, May 7–11. This system is an electronic secondary guarding solution designed to activate when an obstruction makes contact with an activation whisker mounted to the lift's platform guardrails, alerting operators, occupants and ground personnel to a potential hazard. The prototype will also be shown to Genie customers during Vertikal Days in Leicestershire, United Kingdom, May 16–17, and at HIRE18 in Brisbane, Australia, May 30–31.

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