(800) 842-9188
PRODUCTSRESOURCESCONTACT
Ergonomic & Workspace Solutions for Warehousing, Distribution & Manufacturing Facilities

Ergonomic & Workspace Solutions for Warehousing, Distribution & Manufacturing Facilities

Back-Belts are NOT Created Equal

The use of back belts in industrial settings is very controversial. Many companies have tried them and found that they either didn't help at all, or possibly they made the situation worse. Traditional back belts just squeeze you into an existing poor posture.There is one product on the market that is truly different. While most back belts are just "girdles", the Back-A-Line belt has a … [Read more...]

Solving Drum-Handling Hazards

We received a product bulletin today from Valley Craft concerning their new power Drive Drum Handling equipment and I though it would be a good subject for the blog.  Handling drums is a major problem for many companies. Drums are big, heavy and often full of some kind of chemicals that should not be spilled. I have worked on numerous drum-handling projects over the years, often after an injury … [Read more...]

More on Investing in Ergonomic Mats

   I actually got some positive feedback for my blog! I had written a blog about the importance of good ergonomic matting and I am going to add a bit more evidence. In the last year, one customer has added 1368 square feet of matting to their building. The cost for these mats has been $9,300. This investment has cost the company less than half of the projected cost of a back injury! One … [Read more...]