Unload Pallet onto Handcart to Transport to Sales Floor

October 2014
Ergonomic Solutions for Retailers – DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2015-100


Ergonomic Solutions For Retailers

Figure 5 shows an employee unloading boxes from a pallet onto a powered adjustable handcart. The pallet is resting on a rotating and adjustable base that may be adjusted mechanically or pneumatically to set the height at waist level. The turntable minimizes reaching across or walking around the pallet.

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