Ergonomics

News, trends, products and productivity solutions that showcase the latest in ergonomic equipment, systems and process for warehouses and distributions centers.


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Ergonomics knowledge drives action for Parker Hannifin
Enterprise-wide visibility and training—including employees outside traditional ergonomics roles—leads to 54% reduction in recordables.
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By Susan Lee Smith, Beacon Industries · June 7, 2018
The portable scissor lift Hydraulic Elevating Cart is designed with telescoping out- riggers to stabilize the load with the deck in the up position.
By Josh Bond · June 6, 2018
Food manufacturer measures improvements in worker safety and satisfaction.
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By MMH Staff · April 17, 2018
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<p>Blake White, Southeast regional sales manager, with the Atlas Series Mobile Dimensioning Workstation.</p> By Bridget McCrea · April 9, 2018
Knowing that flexibility is the name of the game in today’s fulfillment environment, Newcastle Systems (Booth B2734), is showcasing the Atlas Series Mobile Dimensioning Workstation.
<p>Jean-Pierre Guérand, VP of global industrial sales, with a newly available newly available IC pneumatic forklift.</p> By Josh Bond · April 9, 2018
Manitou North America (Booth B2457) has announced three newly launched straight-mast forklifts and a telescopic work platform—all now available in the United States.
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By Susan Lee Smith · February 23, 2018
The box dumper increases stability for dumping product while reducing worker injuries.
By MMH Staff · January 5, 2018
A thorough and ongoing analysis of processes can identify plenty of opportunities to boost warehouse efficiency.
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By Susan Lee Smith · January 4, 2018
Standard and special size hydraulic lifts provide solutions for positioning at the job site.
By Josh Bond · December 13, 2017
“One-stop shop” for ergonomics assessments enables proactive improvements.
By MMH Staff · October 25, 2017
Alliance aims to enhance robot expertise within OSHA and NIOSH, improve awareness of workplace hazards of traditional industrial robots and emerging collaborative systems, and identify needed research.
By MMH Staff · August 16, 2017
The Lift Manufacturers Product Group (LIFT) members are the resource for industry best practices, standards, information, and equipment that lifts, rotates, tilts, and otherwise positions materials.
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By Susan Lee Smith · August 11, 2017
Scissor lifts are ideal for applications where workers perform large amounts of lifting items from one level to another. A scissor lift is an ergonomic way to raise and lower products assisting in preventing worker related fatigue.
By MMH Staff · July 12, 2017
One-day WERC educational and networking event to be held outside Dallas on Thursday, September 7.
By MMH Staff · July 11, 2017
Manufacturing Workforce 4.0 lays out the future of skills, training and education for the manufacturing industry.
By Sara Pearson Specter · June 15, 2017
Ergonomic features in materials handling equipment and software keep workers safe while giving productivity a lift.

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