Materials Handling has partnered with Vaculex to develop specialised solutions for problems arising out of manual lifting at distribution centres.
Distribution centres typically comprise of a receiving dock, storage area, picking area and shipping dock. Manual handling in any of these areas might cause repetitive strain injuries due to bad posture and heavy manual lifting.
Vaculex’s solutions include a range of materials handling systems developed specifically for safe manual handling applications in distribution centres. Key benefits include reduced work-related injuries and improved productivity and worker satisfaction.
Vaculex manual handling systems for Distribution Centres are designed for:
- Unloading or loading containers and trailers
- Order picking in picking areas