Mechan Controls Plc design and manufacture non contact safety switches for machine guards. Mechan produced its first electronic safety switch in 1972, since which time, it has developed an enviable reputation as the industry leader. Today, tens of thousands of applications worldwide attest to the outstanding reliability of Mechan safety switch and safety interlock systems.
Mechan Controls’ range includes magnetic safety switches, coded magnetic safety switches, standalone electronic safety switches and uniquely coded electronic safety switch systems with up to 500,000 codes, all of which are developed and manufactured in the UK. Technical specifications for all these products can be downloaded direct from this website.
As well as producing the most complete range of non contact safety switches, Mechan also design bespoke safety switches to the most stringent performance requirements. Our team of engineers can assist you in determining the most suitable product.
All Mechan safety switches are designed and manufactured in the UK, and with an growing network of distributors,
we ensure that they are readily available worldwide.
The independent test houses; TUV and UL, test and approve our Safety Switches to
European and International safety standards
All Mechan products - from standard magnetic switches to the Category 4 electronic safety interlocks
are manufactured in accordance with
BS EN ISO9001:2008 for quality assurance.
Please use this site to find out more about our comprehensive range of non-contact safety switches and use our
‘enquiry basket’ to obtain an accurate quote for any products that interest you.