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August 14th, 2013

The 2013 Challenge Deadline is Closing In

The 7th Annual Find It – Fix It Challenge deadline is September 13th (only a few weeks away!) If you are a past or current Humantech client, we hope you’ll consider entering this year’s contest which highlights creative and sustainable ways to reduce ergonomic risk in the workplace. Here’s an oldie but goodie from a few years ago courtesy of Load King Trailers.

Terex Load King Before & After

Before: The heavy jack stands were cumbersome to move causing high forces and bad postures. Moving them into position under the trailer also caused a safety hazard.

After: The jack stands were mounted on retractable casters for easier movement and equipped with extension handles for easier positioning reducing ergonomic and safety concerns.