Off-Highway Safety Trends the Topic of New SAE International Webcast

WARRENDALE, Pa., May 18, 2013 - SAE International presents “Safety Trends for the Off-Highway Industry,” a free, one-hour webcast in which experts will discuss a range of safety topics and trends in the off-highway industry, including:

- Smart cylinders that allow operators to safely and precisely control equipment

- Electrohydraulic braking systems

- Safety as it relates to off-highway equipment and third-party testing

The webinar will air Wednesday, May 22, at Noon (EDT). Attendees will be invited to interact with the experts during the program’s live Q&A segment.

Industry expert participants will include:

- Manfred Maiers, EH Group Director, MICO Inc.

- Haubold "Hub" vom Berg, North American Technical Marketing Manager, MTS Systems Corp., Sensors Division

- Gary J. Heydinger, PhD, PE, Director of Vehicle Dynamics, S-E-A

Moderator will be Lisa Arrigo, Custom Electronic Products Editor, SAE International.

The webcast is hosted by SAE International and sponsored by S-E-A.

To learn more about “Safety Trends for the Off-Highway Industry,” click here. To find the start time in a different time zone, click here.

SAE International is a global association of more than 138,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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