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Employee qualification on amusement rides important

Employee qualification on amusement rides important

Qualification of personnel on roller coasters, carousels and Ferris wheels required. Disregard of operating and usage regulations can cause serious accidents. Start of season for funfairs and amusement parks. On the occasion of the start of the season for amusement...

Energy Performance and Fire Safety of Buildings

Energy Performance and Fire Safety of Buildings

Euralarm welcomes the position adopted by the European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) on the revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) after long and difficult negotiations. The compromise amendments contain...

Greater range for wireless sensors

Greater range for wireless sensors

FH St. Pölten project investigates possible applications in smart homes and industry Smart homes, houses with assistive technology, use a variety of sensors for a wide range of tasks. However, many an intended function fails due to the range of the wireless sensors...

MIT AR headset makes the invisible visible

MIT AR headset makes the invisible visible

RFID and data glasses help find lost objects in everyday life The new augmented reality headset "X-AR" from researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (https://www.mit.edu) (MIT) helps forgetful people find lost objects. The device combines computer...

Days of lift planning slow down planning progress

Days of lift planning slow down planning progress

New BIM-compatible lift configurator reduces the time required by architects and planners to a maximum of 2 hours Simple file input with automatic plausibility check minimises risk of error Static models that have to be adapted manually for each project make the...

TÜV SÜD offers conformity assessments for electronic products

TÜV SÜD offers conformity assessments for electronic products

Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU (RED) Delegated Regulation (EU) 2022/30 supplementing the Radio Equipment Directive (RED) 2014/53/EU will apply mandatorily from 1 August 2024, opening up a new field of activity for Notified Bodies. From this date, many electronic...

Walking stick 2.0 for the visually impaired finds muesli

Walking stick 2.0 for the visually impaired finds muesli

An intelligent walking stick developed by researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder (https://www.colorado.edu) is designed to make life easier for blind and visually impaired people. It is equipped with a camera and software that can evaluate images. In...

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