Leading Manufacturer of Safety Interlock Switches and Machine Guard Safety Switch Devices for Automation and Process Safety

IDEM Safety has been awarded an Export Award by the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce.

As an integral part of the Greater Manchester business community, the Chamber launched its Excellence Awards to recognise the contribution and success of member organisations across all ten boroughs of Greater Manchester.  

With its extensive global distribution network and availability in more than 40 countries, IDEM Safety Switches is now represented on every continent.  Its now global reputation for reliable safety devices is such that more than 90% of its production is now exported. The company is immensly pround that this has now been recognised through the Greater Manchester Chamber’s prestigious awards.  The award was announced and presented to the IDEM team at a glittering awards evening in September 2022.   Business leaders from across Greater Manchester and beyond joined together to celebrate the winners at the event which was held by the Chamber at the city’s Victoria Warehouse in Trafford Park.

The GMCC Excellence Awards showcase and celebrate business achievements and resilience, highlighting businesses, leaders and teams who have demonstrated success within their industries and communities in Greater Manchester. The Export Award was one of eight award categories presented annually by the Chamber.  Export Award winner IDEM Safety is in great company with the full list of Awards winners including:


  • Entrepreneurial Success – I love Snacks
  • Exporting Excellence – IDEM Safety
  • Diversity and Inclusion – Equals Money
  • Green & Sustainable Strategy – Crystal Doors
  • Learning and Development – RVA Surveyors
  • Business Diversification – Age UK Manchester
  • Scale-Up Business – Hive Projects
  • Community Champion – One + All