Technical Blog Archive

Herga Technology renews ISO 13485:2016 and ISO 9001:2015 accreditations

Herga Technology, the UK designer and manufacturer of switching and sensing solutions has successfully completed an independent renewal of its ISO 13485:2016 and ISO 9001:2015 quality management accreditations.    Through a challenging four day audit in June an extensive assessment...

Bluetooth® Footswitch Range

Our Bluetooth footswitch range includes both single and multipedal switches as well as transmitters all working on a power friendly Bluetooth Smart Closed Network.       Bluetooth ® Footswitch Advantages   Why use a Bluetooth® footswitch? There are...

Types of Switches

Switches are present in the home, office, factories, schools, construction sites, medical facilities, spas, gymnasiums, public toilets and so many other areas it is impossible to mention them all. Switches are designed to make or break electric circuits – essentially – turn things off...

Industrial Switches

To ensure that our switches are well suited to the industrial sector they have the following characteristics ·         Robust ·         Hard...

Emergency Stop Footswitch

When compressed, an emergency stop foot switch will cut the power to the machine it is connected to by breaking the electrical circuit. This function is often required in industrial applications where people could become in danger and the machine needs to be switched of as quickly as...

Hand Controls for Patient Handling

These types of hand controls have an ergonomic design for user comfort. They have a choice of up to six buttons, either a curly cable or straight and an optional hook fitted to the back of the hand control which is useful for hanging the hand control on to a bed or hoist. ...