On December 2, SafeBox was the recipient of the International Mineral Innovation Institute (IMII) Innovation Award for Best Safety Innovation Product. This award was presented on behalf of IMII and the Saskatchewan Mining Supply Chain Forum. SafeBox was nominated by EECOL Electric.
“We at SafeBox and Ionic are excited to receive this award. As a new initiative, this is an incredible milestone and one that will motivate us to continue innovating in the mining industry and beyond. This is a great example of how something that seems simple on paper can not only increase production performance but spark a revolution in how we approach occupational safety,” says Gabriel Janakaraj, Business Development Manager for SafeBox.
“It’s an honour to receive this award,” Andre Duma is, President of Ionic Mechatronics. “We want to provide organizations with a safer and more efficient way to complete energy isolation procedures. Safety and innovation are at the core of SafeBox, and this award highlights that we are on the right track.”
Due to COVID-19, the award ceremony was held virtually. SafeBox is a safety-rated lockout system that mechanically isolates various energy sources from a single location. This system provides an innovative approach for a safer, more efficient, and effective lockout and tagout process. SafeBox is manufactured in Canada, and its development is supported by Ionic Mechatronics.
For more information about lockout and tagout, click the link below.
For a virtual demonstration of the SafeBox system, click the link below.