Heavy Machinery/Transportation

Heavy Machinery/Transportation

The heavy machinery and transportation industries involve the repetitive handling and manipulation of large workpieces and assemblies. These activities are extremely hazardous and can result in lifting injuries and lifting-related injuries from reaching, bending, stretching, and other physical contortions. This page shows how lifting and lifting-related injuries can be eliminated or reduced through the use of simple and inexpensive mechanical lifting and positioning equipment.

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P.O. Box 1380 
Portland, ME 04104-1380 
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