Cat Detect for Personnel

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Overview

Cat® Detect for Personnel utilizes Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology within vests or hard hats to detect ground workers within a detection zone. Both operators and ground personnel are alerted of his potential safety hazard.

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Application All Construction Applications All Construction Applications Less
Machine Compatibility Wheel Loaders, Skid Steers, Excavators, Telehandlers, Soil Compactors, Wheel Dozers, Motor Graders, Track Loaders Wheel Loaders, Skid Steers, Excavators, Telehandlers, Soil Compactors, Wheel Dozers, Motor Graders, Track Loaders Less

Overview

  • RFID enabled Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - vests, hard hat sticker sets & rigid tags for fixed objects
  • No additional PPE required - no batteries or plug in PPE required
  • By focusing on 'blind spots' only, this technology minimizes false positive alarms
  • Rigid tags can be placed on any fixed object (generators, light poles, pick-up trucks, etc)
  • RFID vests can be worn under other clothing (jackets, etc)

Range

  • The antenna UHF signal extends 25-30 feet out and 10-12 feet side to side / top to bottom
  • The antenna UHF signal can detect through fog - it does not detect through metal or solid water

Availability

  • The system can be installed on Cat or other mobile equipment manufacturers & available via Cat Dealers

Operation

  • The system can be activated upon ignition or when equipment is operated in reverse only
  • The external alarm puts out 97dB of sound - very distinct from a backup alarm
  • Instant alarm notifications to equipment operator & ground personnel who enter the red zone
  • The red zone space can be adjusted to fit the immediate work condition
  • They system captures alarm instances so the risk can be managed