Study: Exoskeletons Designed to Thwart Worker Injuries May Create New Worker Risks
College Station, Texas (WorkersCompensation.com) – A new study from Texas A&M University and The Ohio State University has found that while exoskeletons may help reduce worker injuries, they may pose other risks.
Exoskeletons are wearable technologies that support workers and reinforce human performance. The technology sits on the workers hand, lower back or shoulder, and helps lifted objects seem lighter, making them easier for the worker to lift.
The study, published ...
Log in to Your Free Account to Read the Rest....
The article you are attempting to read is part of our free Premium Media Services, offering original content for the workers' compensation community. Please log in to view this content. Don't have an account? Registration is quick and free! Click here for free and immediate access to all the Featured News and Experts' Views.