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Building a Culture of Safety: The Role of Industrial Manipulators in Accident Prevention

It only takes a few minutes of browsing the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics website to see that the data on worker injuries in manufacturing settings is concerning. From those numbers, it’s clear that injuries and fatalities are a significant problem — for the employees involved, of course, and their employers. Fortunately, manufacturers can take steps to protect their workers from painful, often debilitating, sometimes fatal incidents. One of the most impactful actions is implementing industrial manipulators, like lift-assist devices and material handling systems.

Why Investing in New Lifting Equipment Is Investing in the Future

Manufacturing companies always seek innovative solutions to enhance efficiency, productivity, and safety. Implementing industrial manipulators is one of the best ways to achieve those distinct yet related goals. Lift-assist devices are particularly helpful, simplifying operations that are physically taxing, repetitive, and sometimes dangerous when completed manually.

The Impact of Lean Manufacturing Principles on Efficiency

In some contexts, the term “lean” can have negative connotations. People typically interpret a lean year for a business to be one where revenues are down. However, manufacturers are increasingly discovering that becoming leaner in their operations is a very good thing! This article delves into the concept of lean manufacturing — what it is, how it benefits companies, and the techniques and systems that support this idea in production processes

Focus on Efficiency: Our Top 10 Most-read Blogs in 2023

Embarking on a new year, the pulse of our community echoes a resounding commitment to innovation and excellence. As we reflect on the trends that defined 2023, a commonality emerges from our most popular blogs: an unwavering pursuit of efficiency and safety within manufacturing facilities and warehouses. […]

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