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The Importance of Ergonomically Designed Hand Trucks and Other Material Handling Equipment

May 8, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Business, Destinations

In January 2017, Liberty Mutual published its Workplace Safety Index, which assessed the top 10 causes of the most debilitating workplace injuries in the US. The leading cause was “overexertion involving outside sources,” which included injuries involving pushing, pulling, lifting and holding objects. This accounted for 23% of workplace injuries and almost $14 billion in …