Storage Locker For Welding Units
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ERGONOMIC INTERVENTIONS IN SHIPYARDS
Hazard: Individual welding units weigh between 30 and 40 pounds and must be carried to the location of the work task, of on board vessels under construction or repair.
Solution: Thirty two separate welding units can be stored in this locker wall unit. The locker unit can then be lifted on the deck of the vessel to minimize manual material handling of the welding units (see photo).
- Page last reviewed: May 22, 2012 (archived document)
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Division of Applied Research and Technology