Vacuum Lifting 101

Vacuum lifters are ergonomic devices used to transport a variety of products within a set area, such as a warehouse or a manufacturing facility.

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7 Key Advantages to Using a Hydraulic Lift Table.

A hydraulic lift table is an ergonomic device utilized to raise, lower or tilt workloads such as pallets.

 

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Ergonomics in the Canadian Workplace

The retention of human resources is a key factor in the competitiveness of Canadian companies. In the Canadian workforce alone it is estimated that time loss occupational injuries arising from MSI’s resulted in a direct cost of 3.2 billion dollars to the Canadian economy. Ergonomic program elements include things such as: stretch programs, ergonomic workstation design, formal job rotation, job matching and documented ergonomic risk identifications. The benefits of ergonomic training in any industry are endless.

Related to: How to Justify Ergonomic Improvements, Benefits of Ergonomic SolutionsWork-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders and Ergonomic Solutions 

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How to Cost-Justify Ergonomic Improvements 101

The ability to demonstrate the pay back on ergonomic improvements is an ongoing challenge for many safety professionals. There are three primary driving forces to invest in an ergonomic improvement which are: regulatory compliance, health and safety performance and production enhancement.

Related to: Ergonomic Solutions,  Benefits of Ergonomic SolutionsWork-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders

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The Benefits of Implementing an Ergonomic Solution

Whether you are looking into implementing an ergonomic solution in order to move rolls, barrels or another item; there are a vast variety of different benefits that you can gain by implementing an ergonomic solution.

Related: Vacuum Bag Lifters, Roll Handling Solutions and Drum Lifters

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Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders

What are Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders? What can you do in order to protect yourself from developing one? What signs should you look out for? Read this article in order to find out more about this disorder.

Related: Ergonomic Solutions, Overhead Material Handling & Ground Level Material Handling

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