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StrongArm® ErgoSkeleton™ Lift Assist Device V22-S

3M Product Number V22-S3M ID 70071675915UPC 00051131275140
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  • Device helps workers use proper lifting techniques to help reduce the potential risk of back injury
  • Ergoskeleton design transfers much of the load of heavy lifting from the upper body to the legs
  • Helps reduce arm fatigue from lifting heavy objects
  • Enforcement of proper lifting techniques helps reduce the risk of back injury
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Specifications
Attribute Name
Value
Belt
Yes
Color
Black/Red
Features
Adjustable Back Bone, Lifting Intelligence
Product Series
Ergoskeleton
Product Type
Lift Assist Device
Recommended Industry
Food and Beverage Manufacturing, Logistics, Transportation
Size
Small
Details
  • Device helps workers use proper lifting techniques to help reduce the potential risk of back injury
  • Ergoskeleton design transfers much of the load of heavy lifting from the upper body to the legs
  • Helps reduce arm fatigue from lifting heavy objects
  • Enforcement of proper lifting techniques helps reduce the risk of back injury
  • Device can potentially save workers from needless back pain and injury and can potentially save employers from costly back-injury-related expenses

https://www.strongarmtech.com/

StrongArm® ErgoSkeleton™ Lift Assist Device V22 can help protect workers from many back-related injuries and the physical pain that occurs with an injury. The device also leads to fewer costly medical care and rehabilitation for back injuries. With benefits for both the worker and employer, the StrongArm® ErgoSkeleton™ Lift Assist Device V22 can be a wise investment for companies where lifting is part of the job.

How it Works

In the workplace, employees may use improper postures when lifting heavy objects, which leads to risky lifting techniques. The StrongArm® ErgoSkeleton™ Lift Assist Device V22 encourages workers to lift in a manner in accordance with NIOSH and OSHA lifting guidelines, which promote pivoting, knee bending and better body mechanics. The device also helps distribute weight throughout the body to reduce strain. When lifting a heavy box, a worker will find that the weight is distributed through the cords down to the stronger muscles of the legs, which results in less arm fatigue and less stress on the upper body.

A Safety Precaution for All Lifters

If a job requires lifting, the StrongArm® ErgoSkeleton™ Lift Assist Device V22 should be considered as a vital piece of safety equipment. Workers who have never experienced back problems may wonder why they should wear this device. Maintaining proper lifting techniques can help prevent back problems. Why risk having small lifting errors lead to a lifetime of pain and discomfort? The consequences of back injury range from lowering a person's quality of life to preventing workers from workers in physically demanding jobs.

Reduce Risk for Employers

Workplace back juries are estimated to cost the Unites States economy billions of dollars a year. A typical back injury requiring care may cost almost $60,000 on average. Back-injury related costs directly impact employers in the form of higher medical and workers compensation insurance rates. Secondary costs may be in the form of reduced productivity due to worker absences or employees working at reduced capacity. Implementing the use of the StrongArm® ErgoSkeleton™ Lift Assist Device V22 could result in cost savings for many employers.

Occupations Needing Back Injury Protection

Employers requiring workers to lift heavy objects should consider utilizing this protective accessory. While not limited to these professions, a suggested list of occupations includes industrial workers, material handlers, longshoremen, parcel handlers, sorters, pickers, delivery workers and warehouse workers.

Durably Constructed for Workplace Environments

The StrongArm® ErgoSkeleton™ Lift Assist Device V22 is made of rugged plastics to handle the rigors of the workplace. Materials include ballistic nylon, extreme impact resistant foam, fiber reinforced plastics and custom springs.

Using Science as the Bottom Line of Good Design

The StrongArm® ErgoSkeleton™ Lift Assist Device V22 combined the science of ergonomics and exoskeletons to design a system aimed at improving human productivity, health and wellness during active work.

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