Safety brakes
in safety-critical applications


Seminar topics / program

Theoretical part: 08:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs

  • Set-up and function
    Properties of electromagnetic safety brakes
  • In the jungle of standards / directives
    Which regulations are relevant for brake dimensioning
  • Safe holding / dynamic braking
    Basic requirements for safety brakes and quality assurance measures
  • Which brakes fits which application - Pracitcal examples
    Design and function of tried and tested safety brakes for safety-critical applications
  • The right wiring for safety brakes
    A lot is possible - from rectifiers to reliable control
  • Permanent safety through continuous brake monitoring
    Measures for the long-term retention of the performance capacity of safety brakes
  • The braking torque is not constant
    Which factors influence the braking torque
  • Safety through correct dimensioning
    Calculation bases for the reliable dimensioning of safety brakes


Practical Part: 14:30 hrs to 17:00 hrs

  • Live demo on the test stand
    • Braking torque progression in case of permitted friction work and in case of brake overload
    • A matter of definition - how to correctly assess braking torque data
    • Which factors influence the braking times and stopping distances, and which factors can dangerously prolong them
  • Never compromise on safety
    100% control - a must for safety brakes


Organizational Matters


Please register via email with this form.


Participation fee

The participation fee is 475 € (plus VAT), including drinks, lunch, seminar material and certificate of participation. Profit from our early bird registration until 31.07.2019 and pay only 385 € (plus VAT). We grant a discount of 10% for the second and every additional participant from the same company.


Confirmation of participation / Invoice

We will confirm your registration via email in a good time. Please note that we reserve the right to cancel the seminar until 11.09.2019 due to organizational reasons.

The seminar price shall be due on receipt of the invoice, 7-8 weeks before the seminar begins.



In case of cancellations made until 31.08.2019, we charge an administration fee of 50 € (plus VAT).

The full participant fee will be charged in case of cancellation after this cancellation deadline.


Consultation / Contact


Chr. Mayr GmbH + Co. KG
mayr® Antriebstechik
Eichenstraße 1
87665 Mauerstetten
Tel: (08341) 804-0