Global Safety Light Curtains Industry to 2026 - Market to Benefit from Implementation of Safety Regulations for Industrial Operations -

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Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Safety Light Curtains estimated at US$959.2 Million in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$1.2 Billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 4.6% over the analysis period.

Type 2, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to grow at a 3.6% CAGR to reach US$365.4 Million by the end of the analysis period. After a thorough analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Type 4 segment is readjusted to a revised 5.1% CAGR for the next 7-year period. This segment currently accounts for a 70.2% share of the global Safety Light Curtains market. Type 2 safety light curtains are used where the extent of risk is lower.

These curtains are extensively used in equipment protection, small-size packaging machines, pick-and-place machines, automated production equipment, robotic work cells, and in small assembly systems, among others. Type 2 safety light curtains are anticipated to register strong demand owing to their relatively lower cost. Type 4 curtains are required when the risk is greater, and they need to comply with higher safety standards.

Type 4 safety light curtains can perform instantaneous failure detection with reduced response time due to their automatic cross-checking design. Owing to the greater protection offered and their surging use in key industries such as food and beverages and manufacturing, Type 4 systems are expected to register robust growth.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $254.8 Million in 2021, While China is Forecast to Reach $171.8 Million by 2026

The Safety Light Curtains market in the U.S. is estimated at US$254.8 Million in the year 2021. The country currently accounts for a 26.02% share in the global market. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach an estimated market size of US$171.8 Million in the year 2026 trailing a CAGR of 6.1% through the analysis period.

Select Competitors (Total 63 Featured) -

  • Banner Engineering
  • Carlo Gavazzi Holding
  • Datalogic S.p.A.
  • K.A. Schmersal Holding
  • Keyence Corporation
  • Leuze Electronic
  • Omron Corporation
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Pinnacle Systems
  • Pilz GmbH & Co. KG
  • Pepperl+Fuchs
  • ReeR
  • Rockwell Automation, Inc.
  • Schneider Electric

Key Topics Covered:




  • Influencer Market Insights
  • World Market Trajectories
  • Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic and Looming Global Recession
  • Percentage of Companies Impacted by Supply Chain Delays Due to COVID-19 Worldwide as of August 2020
  • Weak Global Economic Environment & Negative Tide in GDP Forecasts Discourage the Market
  • World Economic Growth Projections (Real GDP, Annual % Change) for 2019, 2020 & 2021
  • Industrial Activity to Remain Subdued in the Immediate Term, Inducing Weakness into the Market
  • Global PMI Index Points for the Years 2018, 2019 & 2020
  • Business Confidence Index (BCI) Points for 3Q 2019, 4Q 2019, 1Q 2020, & 2Q 2020
  • An Introduction to Safety Light Curtains
  • History of Light Curtain for Safety
  • Specifications of Safety Light Curtain
  • Functions of Light Curtains
  • Type 2 & Type 4 Safety Light Curtains
  • Global Market Prospects & Outlook
  • Advanced Features of Type 4 Safety Light Curtains Boost Adoption
  • Type 2 Safety Light Curtains: Widespread Deployment in Low Risk Areas
  • Automotive Sector Emerges As the Largest End-Use Category
  • Developing Economies Poised to Drive Long-term Growth



  • High Risk of Mortality and Injuries from Occupational Hazards Drives Importance of Safety Light Curtains
  • High Levels of Workplace Related Accidents Bring Renewed Emphasis on Safety Light Curtains: Breakdown of Annual Work Related Fatalities (In Thousands) Worldwide by Region
  • Total Cost of Workplace Injuries in the US: Breakdown of Expenditure (in %) for 2018
  • Safety Hazards Driving Adoption of Safety Light Curtains in Manufacturing Industries
  • Workplace Safety Index: Cost to Businesses (in US$ Billion) by Disabling Workplace Injuries
  • Sustained Emphasis on Industrial Automation Augurs Well for Long-Term Growth of Safety Light Curtains Market
  • COVID-19 Mandates Additional Automation Changes to Plant Floor & Factory Operations
  • Shift Towards Industry 4.0 and Industrial Automation Enhances Importance of Safety Light Curtains
  • Major Industry 4.0 Technologies: Global Market Size (US$ Billion) for Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, Smart Factory, Advanced Analytics, Service Robotics, and Smart Machines for 2020E
  • IoT Sensors Step In to Further Automate Industrial Environments & Augment Workplace Safety
  • Rising Use of Robots in Industrial Facilities and the Imperative Need to Ensure Safety of Work Environments Drives Market Growth
  • Global Industrial Robots Market Size (in US$ Billion) for the Years 2019, 2021, 2023 & 2025
  • Combination of Smart Safety Automation and Software for Reduced Injuries Risk for Humans on Robotic Manufacturing Floors
  • Human Robot Collaboration: Significance of Risk Assessment of Robotic Systems
  • Packaging Industry: Growing Use of Automation and Robotics Fuels Market Prospects
  • Increasing Automation in Packaging Industry to Drive Adoption of Safety Light Curtains: Global Packaging Automation Market Size (in US$ Billion) for the Years 2019, 2022 & 2025
  • Post COVID-19 Recovery in Auto Industry & Growing Use of Automated Machinery in Production Operations to Propel Market
  • World Automobile Production in Million Units: 2008-2022




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