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Southworth is proud to offer more ergonomic lifting and positioning equipmentdesigned to improve worker safety and increase productivity than any other materials handling company. Follow the links to the left for specific products, descriptions and specifications. If you're looking for ideas to improve productivity, visit our APPLICATION GALLERY.


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How much can you safely lift?

One of the more common questions sales people are asked is how much can be safely lifted. The answer is a bit complicated because of a number of variables. Thanks to our friends at Washington State Dept. of Labor & Industries there is now a simple way to address that question. Simply answer two questions about the task and calculator instantly computes the amount than can be safely lifted. It works great!

Safe lifting calculator