Ergonomics

By Meryl Wexler president of Wellness Resolutions, LLC. · May 22, 2015
A well-designed driver wellness program could make the job more attractive and help alleviate driver turnover.
By Josh Bond · May 1, 2015
Fabric curtain walls separate workers from temperature, noise and equipment traffic.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2015
Improved airflow boosts employee comfort while slashing energy costs.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2015
Warehouse creates seasonal cold storage capabilities to serve needs of owner and tenant.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2015
Bulk warehouse facilities achieve better lighting with 50% fewer fixtures and big energy savings.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2015
Including an occupancy sensor, the new system also saves more than 1 million kWh annually.
<p>Zach Norkey, southeast territory manager, and Mike Kulka, national account manager, show off Caster Concepts’ new ErgoMaxx and TWERGO casters.</p>

By Sara Pearson Specter · March 24, 2015
Reducing back and shoulder injuries, as well as cutting the noise associated with hearing loss, are the goals of Caster Concepts’ (Booth 5244) new ergonomic line of caster wheels, rigs and polyurethane treads, explained Mike Kulka, national account manager in a press conference on Tuesday.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Since its 2014 summer launch, the AirVolution-D fan line by MacroAir (Booth 3544) is the only gearless, High Volume Low Speed (HVLS) fan available on the market today that has the power to move a 24-foot HVLS fan.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Moving through angles of -30 degrees/+30 degrees, the new articulating conveyor extension from Caljan (Booth 5336) not only reduces the risk of injury significantly — it improves efficiency.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Valley Craft Industries (Booth 3191) has announced the introduction of its newest product: The PAL 500 lightweight aluminum lift.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Gorbel (Booth 1259), a leading manufacturer of material handling and fall protection solutions, is offering a preview its new Easy Arm 660, a new product in its successful family of Intelligent Lifting Devices, at its booth.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Absolute E-Z Up (Booth 949) has debuted the prototype of a towable trailer, the AEUP Transport Dolly.
By Sara Pearson Specter · March 23, 2015
Two new products are being showcased from Wildeck (Booth 1252): the EdgeAlert open gate alarm and the XpressLift high-speed automated tote lift.
By Josh Bond · March 1, 2015
Equipment manufacturers turn to operators for insight into everything from clipboards to chassis design.
By MMH Staff · February 12, 2015
Standard software connects industrial trucks with virtually any warehouse management system.

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